Teen Killed In Quad Bike Accident

A teenager has died in a quad bike accident in Co Limerick.

The incident happened on the R507 Oola to Doon Road at around 1.45pm on Tuesday.

It is thought the 17-year-old male lost control of the bike and collided with a tractor that was cutting hedges along the narrow road.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. His body was taken to the Mid Western Hospital in Limerick.

The driver of the tractor was not injured in the crash.

A technical examination of the scene was being carried out by investigators.


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