O’Dowd expresses sadness at Cloughmills accident

Flowers at the scene in Cloughmills were 8-year old Adam Gilmour was killed on Monday morning on route to school.PICTURE MARK JAMIESON. INBM47-14 MJ
Flowers at the scene in Cloughmills were 8-year old Adam Gilmour was killed on Monday morning on route to school.PICTURE MARK JAMIESON. INBM47-14 MJ

Education Minister John O’Dowd has expressed sadness and sympathy at the death of a young boy in Cloughmills.

The Minister said: “I am deeply shocked and saddened to learn of the death of a young boy after an accident in Cloughmills. The boy was a pupil at Clough Primary School and the North Eastern Education and Library Board is working closely with the school to provide support.

“My thoughts and prayers are with the school and local community and everyone affected by this event.”