POLICE are investigating a single vehicle road traffic collision in Co Derry last night which has left a teenager seriously ill in hospital.
The crash happened on the Hillhead Road outside Castledawson.
Sergeant Robinson said: “Shortly before 7.05 pm, it was reported that a blue Volkswagen Polo struck a tree at the junction with Oldtown Road.
“An 18 year old man was taken to hospital for injuries believed to be serious.
“The road has now reopened.
“Police are appealing to anyone who witnessed the incident or who may have dash-cam footage available to contact police on 101, quoting reference number 1252 28/10/18.”