Boy dies after road collision near Glenavy

A 12-year-old boy has died after a road collision involving a van and a pedestrian near Glenavy.

By Valerie Martin
Saturday, 11th December 2021, 5:11 pm

The collision took place yesterday afternoon (Friday, December 10) on the Lisburn Road.

The boy has been named as Aaron Webb, who was from the greater Lisburn area.

PSNI Sergeant Braiden said: “Officers attended along with colleagues from the Northern Ireland Ambulance Service.

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Aaron Webb

“Aaron was transported to hospital but, sadly, was pronounced dead shortly afterwards.

“The collision took place at approximately 3.30pm. We are appealing to anyone who was travelling in the area around this time and who witnessed the collision, or who may have captured dash cam footage, to contact us on 101.

“Please quote reference 1069 of 10/12/21.”

Police have appealed for witnesses.