Two young men killed in Fanad crash

Two young men have died in a crash in the Fanad peninsula.

One of the men has been been named locally as 18 year old PJ Crerand from Kilmacrennan Road, Milford - he was a front seat passenger of one of the vehicle involved in the collision.

The driver of that car, a 19 year-old male was injured, is being treated at Letterkenny General Hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

The second man who died was the driver of the other vehicle, he is aged 25 and from the local area.

The crash occurred shortly before 8 o'clock last evening at lea beg on the Fanad side of the Harry Blaney Bridge  - The scene is currently closed to traffic for technical examination.

Superintendent Eugene McGovern is leading the investigation and has made this appeal for witnesses:

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