Woman dies after accident

Police have renewed their appeal for information following a road traffic accident which resulted in the death of a 23-year-old female pedestrian.

The woman, named locally as Rosie Mongan, was struck by a car near Altnagelvin Hospital in the early hours of Saturday morning.

She died later the same day at the hospital.

Waterside Councillor Lynn Fleming said: “This was a very tragic accident and our condolences go to the family. It is a terrible loss of a young life.” Anyone with information on the accident, which involved a silver Citroen C5, is asked to call the PSNI on 0845 600 8000.