Two killed in road accident


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A woman and a teenager have died in a Co Mayo road accident.

The 40 year old driver and a 14 year old in the passenger seat died when their car left the road at Rathbaun, Cloghans, Ballina at 9pm last night.

Three female rear seat passengers were injured, but their condition is not believed to be life threatening.

No other vehicle was involved in the incident, when a car left the road and overturned.

Gardai have sealed-off the scene of the crash to allow a forensic examination.

Officers are appealing for anyone with information to come forward. PA