The 12-year-old who sadly died in the early hours of Friday has been named locally as Wiktor Chojecki.
He was the driver of a car that collided with a Lorry in County Limerick.
Wiktor, parents are believed to be originally from Poland but have lived in the area for some time.
The principal from the school Wiktor attended said:
“They had to break the Shocking news to the school community this morning.”