Three killed in crashes over weekend


An 18-year-old man died last night two days after his car crashed into a wall at Boherboy, near Cahirciveen on the road to Glenbeigh. He was brought to Kerry Regional Hospital where he was pronounced dead just after 8pm last night.

A 15-year-old cyclist died in Mullingar hospital yesterday evening after he was involved in a collision with a car at Killucan, Co Westmeath, on Saturday.

In Antrim, a 68-year-old motorcyclist died in hospital yesterday following a crash. The man was driving a motorcycle on the Whitepark Road near the Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge when the crash happened at about midday.

Police do not believe that any other vehicle was involved but have appealed for witnesses to contact the PSNI at 0845 600 8000.