Female pedestrian killed near Edendork


A female pedestrian, aged in her 70s, has died following a road traffic collision between Edendork and Newmills this morning (Sunday).

She has been named as Bridget Currie, a retired primary school teacher from Edendork.


Ms Currie was struck by a Renault Megane car close to the junction of Gortnaglush Road shortly before 11am. 

A second pedestrian, a woman aged in her 60s, was taken to hospital for treatment for her injuries that are not believed to be life threatening. 

The female driver of the car was not injured as a result of the collision.

Inspector Brown of the PSNI is appealing for anyone who was travelling on the Quintinmanus Road this morning and who witnessed the collision or anyone who has any dash cam footage of the collision to contact local officers in Dungannon or the Collision Investigation Unit on 101 quoting reference 810 15/09/19.



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