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Woman dies in Tyrone crash

It was reported to police at around 2.45pm on Monday near Pomeroy.

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A woman in her 20s has died and a man is in a critical condition in hospital following a two-vehicle collision in Co Tyrone (Niall Carson/PA)

A woman in her 20s has died and a man is in a critical condition in hospital following a two-vehicle collision in Co Tyrone (Niall Carson/PA)

A woman in her 20s has died and a man is in a critical condition in hospital following a two-vehicle collision in Co Tyrone (Niall Carson/PA)

A woman in her 20s has died and a man is in a critical condition in hospital following a two-vehicle collision in Co Tyrone.

It was reported to police at around 2.45pm on Monday on the Pomeroy Road near the village of the same name.

A PSNI statement said: “It’s believed the female was the driver of a black Vauxhall Vectra car and the injured male is understood to have been a passenger.”

The 64-year-old man driving the other vehicle, a blue Seat Exeo, sustained minor injuries.

An inspector said: “I am appealing for any witnesses to the collision to please make contact with police. We are also keen to hear from anyone who may have seen either vehicle travelling along the Pomeroy Road prior to the crash, or anyone who captured dash-cam footage.”

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