Northern Ireland

Portaferry Road, Newtownards: 18-year-old woman killed in crash

portaferry road newtownards crash scene
Image caption The accident happened on the Portaferry Road just outside Newtownards

An 18-year-old woman has died following a road crash in County Down.

The car the woman was driving and another car collided on the Portaferry Road in Newtownards at about 20:30 BST on Sunday.

The man driving the other car and his passenger were taken to hospital for injuries that are not believed to be life threatening.

A woman in her 20s was seriously injured in another crash in County Fermanagh, also on Sunday night.

Her car crashed on the Newbridge Road between Lisnaskea and Derrylin at about 20:00 BST.