14/12/2015

Man Killed In Ballynahinch Crash Named

The name of a 36-year-old man who died in a collision in Ballynahinch, Co Down, has been released by the police.

Paul Donnelly, from Colinview in Belfast, was killed in the two-vehicle crash.

The accident happened on the Magheraknock Road at around 7.30pm on Saturday.
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A 32-year-old man and a five-year-old girl were also injured in the crash. The man is believed to be in a stable condition in hospital.

Police are appealing for witnesses to contact them.

(CD/LM)

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