Appeal for crash witnesses as man remains critical

Police are appealing for witnesses and information following last Wednesday's crash on the Mahon Road in which five people were injured.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 17th October 2016, 11:04 am
Updated Tuesday, 25th October 2016, 7:27 pm
The accident scene on the Mahon Road. Picture by Freddie Parkinson/Press Eye.
The accident scene on the Mahon Road. Picture by Freddie Parkinson/Press Eye.

A spokesperson for the Royal Victoria Hospital confirmed today (Monday) that one man remains in a critical condition.

Three others - two men and a woman - are in a stable condition at Craigavon Hospital. Another female patient was released.

According to Sergeant Gibson, the driver of a silver Renault Clio lost control of the car, resulting in it driving through a wire fence and ending up on its roof in a concrete yard.

The accident took place around 9.40pm.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information regarding it is asked to contact police in Lurgan on the non-emergency number 101, quoting reference 12/10/16.

Alternatively, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.