18 Mar 2019

Three teenagers die at St Patrick’s Day party in Co Tyrone

Chief Correspondent

In Cookstown, Northern Ireland, police are investigating the deaths of three teenagers at a St Patrick’s Day party in a hotel.

Two 17-year-olds and a 16-year-old died, while another 16-year-old girl remains in hospital.

The Police Service of Northern Ireland said people may have fallen and got crushed as the crowd pushed towards the door at the event.