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Fatal Road Traffic Collision in Buncrana, Donegal on the 13/3/14

Gardaí at Buncrana are investigating a single vehicle fatal road traffic collision in which a 13yr old boy (Pedestrian) has died.

The incident occurred at Ballymacarry, Buncrana, Co. Donegal on the main Buncrana to Carndonagh Road at approximately 10.30pm last night (13/3/14). 

The 13 year old boy was struck by a car at the above location. A male pedestrian in his late 50's was also injured in the incident (his injuries are not believed to be life threatening). He was taken to Letterkenny General Hospital. The boy was pronounced dead at the scene and also removed to Letterkenny General Hospital. A Post Mortem examination will take place later today.

The road is currently closed to facilitate a Garda Forensic Collision Examination.

Investigating Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact Buncrana Garda Station on 074 9320540, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.