Northern Ireland

Woman dies after being struck by van near Toomebridge

The incident happened on the Moneynick Road on Saturday Image copyright Pacemaker
Image caption The incident happened on the Moneynick Road on Saturday

A 19-year-old woman has died after she was struck by a van near Toomebridge in County Antrim.

The woman and a 21-year-old man were hit by the vehicle on the Moneynick Road at about 03:40 GMT on Saturday.

Police said the woman died as a result of her injuries.

The man is in a critical condition in hospital following the road traffic collision.