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MP Expresses Sympathy with family of young man killed at Beltany Road

Published: 5 May, 2013

Sinn Féin West Tyrone MP Pat Doherty has expressed his deepest sympathy to the family of the young man who died after being struck by a vehicle on the Beltany Road, near Newtownstewart on Friday night.

He said,

"To lose a child in such sudden and tragic circumstances is a parents worst nightmare and I can only begin to imagine the pain and sorrow that the family of the deceased are now enduring.

"I would like to extend my deepest sympathy and that of my party to his grieving family and friends and hope that they can draw strength from the local community rallying around in support and solidarity in the difficult days ahead.