Belfast Telegraph

Girl injured as car runs over tents in Co Down

By Staff Reporter

A schoolgirl on a camping trip in Co Down has been injured after a "reckless driver" ploughed into two tents before fleeing the scene.

The incident happened in the Head Road area in the village of Annalong at around 12.30am on Saturday morning near the water service track.

The victim was on the camping trip with her school.

Writing on Facebook, a spokesperson PSNI Newry and Mourne said: "A young female was on a camping trip with her school when a reckless driver drove over two tents before leaving the scene.

"The young female was left injured and shaken.

"The tents were located at the weir of the water works track.

"Any information could be of value.

"Please call police on 101 quoting ref 503 of 15/04/18," the online post added.

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