24/11/2003

Road traffic accident claims life of 19-year-old

A 19-year-old man has died following a road traffic accident in Co Down at the weekend.

Two cars were involved in the collision which occurred on the Belfast Road just outside Newry at around 2am on Sunday.

Two women in the second vehicle escaped serious injury in the accident.

The dead man's name has yet to be released.

(MB)

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