A 17-year-old boy has died after the van in which he was travelling collided with a wall.

The incident happened at around 1.45am on Saturday morning on Pier Road, Enniscrone, Co Sligo.

An 18-year-old man driving the car was not injured in the crash.

The scene of the collision was closed to traffic to allow for a forensic collision examination to be carried out. 

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact them.