Woman killed in car crash


A 32 year old woman killed in a car crash on the M1 on Monday night has been named as Susanne Magee from Moira.

She had been driving westbound between the Portadown and Birches turn-offs when the incident occurred shortly after 12.30am.

There are no reports of anyone else having been injured in the two car collision .

Ms Magee was from a well-known sporting family with close connections to the local rugby club was originally from Dungannon. The daughter of Anella and the late Ivan Magee, she lived on the town’s Ballynorthland Road.

In May last year, her brother Paul was elected president of Dungannon Rugby Club.

Fermanagh and South Tyrone MLA Tom Elliott said the community in Dungannon has been “saddened and shocked” at the tragic death.

The funeral is due to take place tomorrow in St Anne’s Church at 2pm, followed by interment at Cottagequinn Cemetery.