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Two arrested after teenager dies in west Belfast car crash

Two men have been arrested after a teenager died in a car crash in west Belfast.

The victim, who died at the scene on Sunday morning, has been named as John Paul McShane.

The 19-year-old, from west Belfast, was driving his red Peugeot 406 estate when it crashed on the Upper Springfield Road at around 8.15am.

No other vehicles were involved.

Police have arrested two men, aged 20 and 21, on suspicion of a number of motoring offences.

The Upper Springfield Road at Hannahstown Hill and the junction of the Monagh by-pass remains closed.

Officers investigating the collision are keen to hear from witnesses and can be contacted at the Collision Investigation Unit by calling the non-emergency number 101.

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