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18-year-old dies after car collides with cow

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An 18-year-old has died after the car he was driving collided with a cow.

The incident took place on the Moira Road in Lisburn, Co. Down in the early hours of this morning (Sunday, October 18th).

It is understood that the vehicle left the road around 3am. The young male died at the scene as a result of his injuries.

Appeal for witnesses

The PSNI has appealed for witnesses to come forward.

It is currently conducting a number of follow up enquiries into the collision.

The deceased male was travelling in the direction of Moira, between the junctions with the Bushfield Road and the Moyrusk Road when the incident occurred.

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Anyone who travelled along this stretch of road in the time leading up to the collision is urged to contact police with any information or dash-cam footage they may have. Phone 101 quoting reference number 227 18/10/20.”

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