Teenager dies from injuries sustained in car crash

An 18-year-old man has died in hospital from injuries he sustained in a car crash in Sligo during the weekend.

The single-vehicle accident happened in the early hours of Sunday morning near Riverstown.

The 18-year-old driver lost his fight for life at Sligo General Hospital yesterday evening.

His front-seat passenger was also seriously injured in the crash.

More on this topic

Man in 30s dies after being struck by refuse truck in DublinMan in 30s dies after being struck by refuse truck in Dublin

Two die in separate road crashes in Cork and Clare Two die in separate road crashes in Cork and Clare

148 people killed on Irish roads last year148 people killed on Irish roads last year

RSA figures show rise in road deaths and fall in pedestrian deaths for 2019RSA figures show rise in road deaths and fall in pedestrian deaths for 2019


More in this Section

Cork couple repatriated home from Peru fear they may have virusCork couple repatriated home from Peru fear they may have virus

Arrest after man, 20s, discovered with multiple stab wounds at Cork bus stopArrest after man, 20s, discovered with multiple stab wounds at Cork bus stop

Taoiseach thanks Chinese premier for assistance regarding 'supply of essential medical equipment'Taoiseach thanks Chinese premier for assistance regarding 'supply of essential medical equipment'

Former government chief whip is first person elected to new SeanadFormer government chief whip is first person elected to new Seanad


Lifestyle

Interiors voyeurism will never go out of style – not least when we’re all confined to barracks and eyeing up neglected corners of our own residences that could do with TLC.Home of the Year: Three doors swing open tonight to offer us a welcome distraction

With (hopefully) better weather on the way along with the longer evenings, gardening and nature offer a nice distraction to the news cycle.Podcast Corner: Green fingers and creature comforts

From Kaia Gerber to Oprah Winfrey, why not let a famous face choose your next read?The 4 best celebrity book clubs to virtually join

The tips and home treatments to stop your skin from backsliding.The Skin Nerd: How can I maintain my skin results at home?

More From The Irish Examiner