Teenager 'in critical condition' following motorbike crash

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Teenager 'in critical condition' following motorbike crash

A 16-year-old boy was seriously injured after a single-vehicle collision in Co Kerry.

Gardai in Listowel are appealing for witnesses following a single-vehicle collision in Tarbert, Co Kerry.

At around 2.30pm on Sunday, a a 16-year-old male was seriously injured when his motorcycle crashed on Ferry Road, Tarbert.

He was treated at the scene by emergency services personnel and airlifted to Limerick University Hospital.

A hospital source told that the young man is in a "critical condition".

The scene was examined by garda forensic collision investigators and enquiries are ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Listowel garda station on 068 50820 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.