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Teen killed in last night's road tragedy

Teen killed in last night's road tragedy

A 16-year-old girl suffered fatal injuries when the car she was a passenger in struck a wall on Cliff Road, Newtown, Tramore, Co Waterford at 8:20pm last night.

The teen was removed to University Hospital Waterford and passed away late last night. A post mortem is to be arranged.

Two other passengers, a female and male, both aged 17 years, suffered serious injuries and were also removed to University Hospital Waterford.

No other injuries were reported.

The road is currently closed to facilitate Garda Forensic Collision Investigators and diversions are in place.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information, are asked to contact them at Tramore Garda 051 391 620, The Garda Confidential Line, 1800 666111 or any Garda Station.