Attacked teenager fights for life
A teenager is fighting for his life after being set-upon by a gang of up to four youths.
The 19-year-old suffered head injuries after he was attacked at Ginnell Terrace in Mullingar at around 6.45pm on Saturday.
He was taken by ambulance to Mullingar Hospital and transferred to Beaumont in Dublin where his condition is described as critical.
Gardai said there have been no arrests.
They appealed for anyone who witnessed the assault or has information to come forward.