Saturday 16 December 2017

Crash victim dies in hospital

A PASSENGER injured in a van crash at the weekend died in hospital yesterday before his mother could be by his side.

Stephen McElwaine (34) had been in a critical condition since the van overturned on the Drumkeen to Stranorlar Road in Co Donegal, on Saturday night.

The driver and a second passenger were treated for minor injuries.

Mr McElwaine was from Convoy. His mother Mona was given news of the crash in Canada on Saturday and flew home yesterday morning.

But her son died before she could be at his bedside at Letterkenny General Hospital.

Irish Independent

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