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Teenage crash driver 'passed test hours earlier'

Camperdown Park
Image caption One of the passengers remains in a critical but stable condition after the crash at Camperdown Country Park

A teenage driver involved in a crash that left a passenger in a critical condition had only passed her driving test hours earlier, it has emerged.

Three teenagers were injured after the female driver's car collided with a tree in Dundee's Camperdown Park on Wednesday evening.

Family and friends on social media had congratulated the 17-year-old on passing her driving test that morning.

A 19-year-old male passenger was also injured in the incident.

The 17-year-old female passenger is being treated in Dundee's Ninewells Hospital.

The crash happened at about 22:10 on Wednesday.

Police Scotland has appealed for information from anyone who witnessed the crash or who was in the area at the time.

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