3 arrested, Gardaí injured

Two men and a 16 year old boy have been arrested after two Garda cars were rammed during a high speed chase in Mayo.

The incidents happened when Gardaí pursued a stolen Skoda Octavia car, that was stolen in Horsepark in Castlebar around 3.30 this morning.

The Skoda rammed a Garda car on Station Road in Castlebar, and then again in the village of Ballyheane.

A second patrol car was rammed in the Partry area, after giving chase.

The Skoda was found crashed on Kilmaine Road in Ballinrobe.

Three suspects, aged 23, 20 and 16, were arrested and brought to Castlebar Garda Station.

Two Gardaí sustained minor injuries.