26/08/2016

Teenage Boy Dies Following Motorbike Crash

A teenage boy has died in a motorbike collision in Co L'Derry.

The crash occurred in the Magilligan area at around 1.20pm on Thursday, 25 August.

The 13-year-old boy was airlifted by the Irish Coastguard in Sligo.

He was taken to Altnagelvin Hospital but later died.
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Sinn Féin MLA Caoimhe Archibald said: "The community is in shock following the tragic death of a 13 year-old boy.

"My thoughts are with his family and friends of this at this difficult and sad time."

(CD)

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