Tragic news is emerging this morning of a single-vehicle crash in Tramore, Co. Waterford that left one teenager dead and two more seriously injured.
The 16-year-old tragically passed away when the car she was a passenger in hit a wall; two more passengers – a male and female - both aged 17 suffered serious injuries and were taken to University Hospital Waterford where they remain in a critical condition.
The 17-year-old male driver of the car is believed to have suffered minor injuries and was also taken to hospital.
The collision occurred on Cliff Road, Newtown at 8.20pm last night, and gardaí are appealing for witnesses to get in contact.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Tramore Garda Station on 051 391 620, the Garda Confidential Line, 1800 666111, or any Garda Station.