Toomebridge crash victim named by police

The scene of the road accident at Toomebridge. Credit: Pacemaker

A 19-year-old woman who died after she was hit by a van near Toomebridge, Co Antrim has been named by police.

She was Shannon McQuillan from the Dunloy area.

She was with a 21-year-old man on the Moneynick Road at around 3.40am on Saturday when they were hit by a van. He was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

Police have appealed for witnesses to come forward.