An 18-year-old man has died following a road crash in Co Down early this morning.

The crash, involving one vehicle, happened at around 12.30am on the Banbridge road in Dromara. 

Five teenage males were in the Vauxhall Corsa car when it crashed.

The teenager who died was a rear seat passenger.

The driver and the remaining passengers, one of whom sustained serious injuries, were taken to hospital.

The Banbridge Road was reopened this afternoon.