Teenager killed in single-vehicle crash


Gardai are investigating following the death of a teenager in a single vehicle crash in the early hours of this morning.

Gardaí in Sligo are investigating the collision which occurred in Enniscrone.

The collision occurred at approximately 1.45am on Pier Road, Enniscrone, when the van collided with a wall.

The male passenger, aged 17, was seriously injured and pronounced dead at the scene.

His body has been removed to the mortuary in Sligo.

The 18-year-old male driver was uninjured in the collision.

The scene of the collision is currently closed to traffic to facilitate a Forensic collision examination and local diversions are in place.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Ballymote Garda Station on 071 9189500, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.