Fresh appeal over Cookstown teenager’s road death

Charly-Jean Thompson who passed away following a road accident on Drum Road, Cookstown last week.
Charly-Jean Thompson who passed away following a road accident on Drum Road, Cookstown last week.

THE PSNI have issued a fresh appeal over the crash which killed 15-year-old Charly-Jean Thompson, in Cookstown last month.

Police say they are continuing to investigate the circumstances surrounding the fatal road traffic collision on the Drum Road between Cookstown and Omagh at 9.40pm on Wednesday 14 August.

“Police would appeal to anyone who saw or has information about the movements of the two vehicles involved a Blue Toyota Hilux 4 x4 and a red BMW 320 sport in the hours prior to the accident to contact them at Cookstown on 0845 600 8000,” said a police spokesperson.-

The teenager - a pupil at Cookstown High School - had been a passenger in one of the two vehicles involved in the crash.