Belfast Telegraph

Pensioner Alice Smylie (74) has died following a road crash in Co Derry

An elderly woman has died following a serious road crash in Castledawson.

She has been named as 74 year old Alice Smylie, from the Ballymena area

It happened just after 10.30pm on the Hillhead Road on Saturday.

Three other men have been taken to hospital for treatment to their injuries which are not believed to be life threatening.

Inspector Gavin Sterling said: "The rtc occurred near the Creagh Road and involved a red Kia Soul and a black Mazda. I would ask anyone who may have witnessed this rtc, or either car in the area this morning, to contact Magherafelt Police Station or the Collision Investigation Unit on the non-emergency number 101, quoting reference number 434 of 11/02/17."

Belfast Telegraph Digital


From Belfast Telegraph