Teen dies after car loses control in County Monaghan

A man in his late teens has died after the car he was driving lost control in County Monaghan.

The crash happened at Maghernakill on the Castleblayney - Dundalk Road shortly after 05:00 BST on Monday.

Gardai said the teenager lost control on a bend.

A girl in her late teens who was a passenger was taken to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda. Her injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.