Belfast Telegraph

Girl dies after being hit by car

A 15-year-old girl has died after being hit by a car in Co Galway.

The teenager was walking with a friend in the Ros a Mhil area when the accident happened at 9.45pm on Wednesday.

She was taken to University College Hospital, Galway, where she was pronounced dead late on Wednesday night.

Her friend and the man driving the car were not injured.

The road remains closed for forensic examination.

Gardai have appealed for witnesses to contact Salthill garda station.

Your Comments

COMMENT RULES: Comments that are judged to be defamatory, abusive or in bad taste are not acceptable and contributors who consistently fall below certain criteria will be permanently blacklisted. The moderator will not enter into debate with individual contributors and the moderator’s decision is final. It is Belfast Telegraph policy to close comments on court cases, tribunals and active legal investigations. We may also close comments on articles which are being targeted for abuse. Problems with commenting?


From Belfast Telegraph