Teenager dies of injuries sustained in Co Donegal crash

Girl (17) was seriously injured in single-car collision in Carraig Airt over a week ago

A 17-year-old girl who was seriously injured in a vehicle collision in Donegal last week has died.

The single-car collision occurred at 9.15pm on Sunday, May 1st, at Meenformal, Glen, Carraig Airt, Co Donegal. The teenager was taken to Letterkenny University Hospital where she was treated for serious injuries.

She was later transferred to Beaumont Hospital in Dublin. She died on Monday evening. Gardaí have renewed their appeal for witnesses to the crash.

“Any road users who were travelling in the area at this time and who have camera (including dash cam) footage, is asked to make this available to investigating gardaí,” it said in a statement.


Anyone with information can contact Milford Garda station on 074 915 3060, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.

Conor Gallagher

Conor Gallagher

Conor Gallagher is Crime Correspondent of The Irish Times