Police have confirmed that the 19 year old man who died following a road traffic collision on the Moneysharvan Road between Maghera and Swatragh was Michael Og McKenna from the Maghera area.
Mr McKenna was the driver of a red Audi car that was involved in a collision with a grey Audi car shortly after 2.30am. The female driver of the other car and two teenage boys who were passengers in her car were taken to hospital for treatment for their injuries.
Inspector Brown is appealing for anyone who was travelling on the Moneysharvan Road early this morning and who saw either of the cars prior to the collision or anyone who witnessed the collision to contact local officers in Magherafelt or the Collision Investigation Unit. Police are particularly keen to speak with anyone with dash cam footage of the collision. Please call 101 quoting reference 460 01/01/20.