Two die in road accident in Lisburn

Two people have died following a road traffic accident in Co Antrim at the weekend.

The victims, a man and woman, were in a car with two children and another woman when the accident occurred on the Rock Road in Lisburn on Sunday.

The two children were kept in hospital overnight for observation, while the female passenger was treated for minor injuries.

No other vehicle is believed to have been involved in the accident.

Police have appealed for anyone with information to contact them.


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