Londonderry teenager hit by car critically ill

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Image caption The Buncrana road was closed after 20:30 BST on Monday

A teenager who was hit by a car in Derry on Monday night has been transferred to the Royal Victoria Hospital in Belfast in a critical condition.

Police said the 17-year-old boy was on the Buncrana Road around 20:30 BST when he was hit by the car.

The road was closed for a number of hours but has since reopened.