THE COMMUNITY of Loughgiel and further afield has been devastated by the death of a young man in a tragic car crash not far from the village.
The young man, named locally as Freddy McKendry, was killed in a single vehicle road traffic collision on the Altnahinch Road just before 11pm on Sunday night.
Commenting, local Sinn Fein councillor Cara McShane said: “This is devastating news for the community.
“My thoughts and prayers are with the McKendry family, there is a large family network, well liked and respected across Loughgiel and the wider north Antrim area."
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