30/07/2004

Three die in separate road accidents

Three people have died following two separate road accidents in counties Down and Londonderry.

A 22-year-old man and 17-year-old girl died following a crash on the main Dublin Road near Newry.

Two passengers were also critically injured in the two-car smash which occurred close to the Forkhill Road roundabout just before 1am on Friday.

In Londonderry, a woman has been killed following a collision between a car and lorry on Hollyhall Road on Thursday night.

The victim has been named as 44-year-old Maureen Ward from Circular Road in the city.

(MB)

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