Sunday 8 December 2019

Young man (19) killed in car accident

A 19-year-old male was killed in a road accident
A 19-year-old male was killed in a road accident

Emma Jane Hade

One young man was killed and three others were injured after the car they were travelling in struck a wall.

A 19-year-old male was pronounced dead at the scene of the single-vehicle accident, which occurred in Co Roscommon at 8pm last night.

The deceased was a passenger in the vehicle. It is understood that the three other male occupants are all aged in their 20s.

They were brought to hospitals in Galway, Sligo and Mullingar, but their conditions were unknown last night.

The accident occurred near Four Mile House, on the Roscommon to Strokestown Road.

Irish Independent

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