The teenager who died following a car crash in Drumkeen in the early hours of yesterday morning has been named as 18 year-old Shane Patton from Cloghroe in Drumkeen.
Mr Patton was driving a car which was in collision with another vehicle on the Letterkenny to Ballybofey road.
He was seriously injured and transported to Letterkenny General Hospital where he later died.
Two other people involved in the incident were also taken to Hospital.
A man aged 38 and a woman aged 23 suffered from multiple fractures - their injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.