Commenting on the news of a tragic accident near Toome on Friday night, which claimed the life of a 19 year old girl and injured a 21 year old man, Sinn Féin MLA Philip McGuigan said:
“The village of Dunloy plunged into sadness yesterday morning with the sad news of a young girl tragically losing her life in an accident last night”
Mr. McGuigan, who is a resident of Dunloy added:
“This news that we woke up to yesterday morning in the village is heartbreaking. For this young girl with such a bright future to have lost her life in these circumstances is hard to take. All our thoughts and prayers are with the family.
“We are also thinking and praying for the young fella who is injured and for his family.”