Teen Seriously Injured In Co Down Collision

Police are appealing for information after a male pedestrian was seriously injured in a road crash in Co Down.

The collision happened close to the train station in Holywood at around 8pm on Monday, 01 January.

The teenager, believed to be aged around 17 or 18, was wearing a light grey hooded top, dark grey track bottoms and black Nike trainers.
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The A2 Belfast to Bangor road has since been re-opened.

The PSNI are appealing for anyone with information to contact them.


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