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Police appeal after man (21) dies in Dungannon crash

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A 21-year-old man tragically died following a single vehicle collision in Dungannon on Saturday.

The incident occurred on the Ballygawley Road just after 2am on Saturday morning.

Police confirmed the man died in hospital as a result of his injuries.

Investigating officer Constable Michael McNee from Collision Investigation Unit said: “It is understood the vehicle left the road and was observed in a ditch at 2.20am. The driver was taken to hospital and sadly passed away today.”

Enquiries are continuing and police are appealing to anyone who witnessed the collision or captured it on their dash cam to contact local officers in Dungannon or the Collision Investigation Unit on 101, quoting reference 220 of 25/07/20.

Elsewhere, three people have died following a two vehicle crash on the Lisnahunshin Road in Co Antrim.

A silver Volkswagen Passat and black Audi were involved in the collision at around 10.40am.

Two men and a woman, who were travelling in the Passat, were pronounced dead at the scene.

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