A 17-year-old male has died following a road collision in Enniscrone.

The collision occurred at about 1.45am this morning when the van the male was a passenger in collided with a wall on Pier Road.

The 17-year-old was seriously injured and pronounced dead at the scene.

His body was removed to Sligo University Hospital.

The 18-year-old driver of the van was uninjured in the collision.

The scene of the collision is currently closed to traffic to facilitate a Forensic collision examination and local diversions are in place.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Ballymote Garda Station on 071 9189500, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.