The student has displayed some symptoms of the infection.

A Westmeath teenager has been tested for COVID-19 after arriving home from Italy.

The Castlepollard Community College student had been on a school ski trip to the north of the country.

The individual was tested last night after displaying some symptoms of the infection.

Speaking to Midlands 103, the college’s deputy principal JamesMcGrath said: ”I can confirm that last night one student has undergone a test, the student in question, I believe, didn’t show all of the symptoms, but some.”