Road safety measures needed in the vicinity of St Mary’s Primary School in Strabane – Boyle

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A campaign has been launched in Strabane to improve traffic safety in the vicinity of St Mary's Junior Primary School.

West Tyrone MLA Michaela Boyle says that a tragedy was narrowly averted outside the school on Wednesday morning last when a mother and her two children were narowly missed by a motorist as they walked on a pedestrian crossing while the lights were flashing green.

The car came from the vicinity of the Ballycolman Road.

Michaela Boyle says the near miss brought on-going concerns in relation to pedestrian and motorist safety in the vicinity of the school to a head..............