11/11/2019

Two Dead In Co Antrim Collisions

Two people have died in hospital after separate road traffic collisions in Co Antrim.

An 88 year-old man named as Daniel Louden from Ballymoney was injured in a one-vehicle crash on the Frosses Road, Ballymoney at around 8am on Friday 08 November.

He died in hospital on Saturday night.

Separately, a woman in her 40s was struck by a car on the Shore Road, Newtownabbey, on Friday.
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The pedestrian, whose identity has not yet been released, passed away on Saturday afternoon.

Police are appealing for information relating to both incidents.



(JG/CM)

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