Saturday 24 March 2018

Man killed and young woman (19) in serious condition following early morning car crash

Burnfoot village Credit: Google Maps
Burnfoot village Credit: Google Maps
Louise Kelly

Louise Kelly

A 19-year-old man has been killed in a crash after the car he was travelling in left the road.

The incident occurred at Tooban, Burnfoot, Co. Donegal at approximately 4.30am this morning.

The male passenger was fatally injured in the crash

The male driver and female passenger, also both aged 19, were removed to Letterkenny General Hospital.

The young woman is understood to be in a serious condition.

 The scene has been preserved and Garda Forensic Collision Investigators are carrying out an investigation of the area. Diversions are in place.

 Gardaí are appealing for witnessess or anyone who was travelling on the main Buncrana to Derry Road, or in the vicinity of Tooban to contact them at Buncrana Garda Station on 074 - 9320540, The Garda Confidential Line 1800 666111 or any Garda Station.

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