POLICE have confirmed that teenage male has died following a fatal road traffic collision on the Banbridge Road in Dromora during the early hours of this morning (Saturday, 28th October).
The 18-year-old was in the rear seat of the car which had five passengers on board.
Inspector Jonny Francey said: “Shortly after 12:30am, police received a report of a one-vehicle collision on the Banbridge Road, Killallen – between Dromara and Killallen – involving an orange coloured Vauxhall Corsa.
“Police attended the scene, along with other emergency services.
“There were five teenage males in the car, including a rear seat passenger who died at the scene.
“The driver of the vehicle and the remaining passengers, one of whom sustained serious injuries, were taken to hospital.
“The road remains closed at this time.