Gardaí appeal for witnesses to fatal Mayo crash

Mayo General Hospital

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to fatal road collision in Co Mayo yesterday evening which claimed the life of an 18 year-old man.

The single-vehicle crash happened at Tarmon in Blacksod at around 5.40pm.

The teenager suffered fatal injuries when the car he was driving left the road and collided with a wall.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The front-seat passenger of the car, a boy in his late teens, was airlifted to Mayo General Hospital where his injuries are described as non-life-threatening.

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