Child dies in Newry crash

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A CHILD has died after a serious car accident in Newry.

The six-year-old girl was a passenger in a Volkswagen car which was travelling on the Hilltown Road at around 9.55am when it crashed. 

The vehicle was involved in a collision with a Seat car and a tractor.

Two women, aged 24 and 42, were taken to hospital for treatment to their injuries that are not believed to be life threatening.

Inspector Stephen Humphries is appealing to anyone who was travelling on the Hilltown Road around this time and who witnessed the collision to contact local Police in

Newry or the Collision Investigation Unit in Sprucefield on the non-emergency number 101.