Athlone IT crash victim named locally as Offaly teenager
The victim of Tuesday's tragic road accident outside Athlone IT has been named locally as 18-year-old Tullamore native Jordan Murphy.
Gardaí are investigating the circumstances of the crash involving a car, which resulted in the death of Jordan, who was a pedestrian.
Jordan, originally from Tullamore, was commencing his second year in a business course at Athlone IT. His death has sent shockwaves through the community.
Jordan will be sadly missed and fondly remembered by his heartbroken parents Alan and Siobhan, brothers Jonathon and A.J, sister Rebecca, step-parents John and Caroleen, his loving girlfriend Aoife, grandparents John Molloy, Andy and Ann Murphy, aunts, uncles, cousins, relatives and many friends.
Reposing at O'Reilly's Funeral Home, Harbour Street, Tullamore on Thursday from 4pm until Rosary that night at 8pm. Funeral Mass on Friday morning at 10am in the Church of the Assumption, Tullamore. Burial after Mass in Clonminch Cemetery, Tullamore.