Man bailed over Whitehead crash
Published Wednesday, 13 August 2014
An 18-year-old man arrested in connection with a Co Antrim crash, which left a teenage girl critically ill, has been released on police bail.
The crash happened on Slaughterford Road, Whitehead on Monday evening. (© UTV)
The collision between a black Hyundai Santa Fe and a blue Renault Clio happened on the Slaughterford Road in Whitehead shortly before 9pm on Monday night.
The man, who was believed to have been driving a third vehicle - a silver Vauxhall Corsa - at the time of the incident, was detained on suspicion of dangerous driving causing grievous bodily injury.
He has been bailed pending further enquiries.
A 17-year-old girl, who is believed to have been a passenger in the Renault Clio, remained in a critical condition at the Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast on Wednesday morning.
Police are appealing to anyone who witnessed the crash to contact them on the non-emergency number 101.
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