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Wednesday 1 February 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# Accident

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# Headford
Woman dies in Galway farm accident
It is understood that there were livestock in the field at the time.
# padraig schaler
VIDEO: 'We wanted to show people that he can do things they might not think are possible'
Pádraig Schaler and his family show us how they got on on a recent trip to Cape Cod.
# Tultepec
'It rained fire' - At least 24 dead after explosions at Mexican fireworks factory
The victims included four firefighters and five police.
# Clogher
Investigation launched after man (50s) dies in farming accident in Mayo
It is understood that the man may have fallen under a trailer while collecting bales when the accident occurred.
# Santa Ponsa
Limerick teenager in critical condition after falling 39 feet in Spanish resort
The seriously injured youth has been named locally as 19-year old Jack Walsh, from Askeaton.
Voices
'My symptoms were all invisible, so how could anybody understand what I was going through?'
A first hand account of living with a brain injury, by Linda Collins.
# clarification
After controversial claims, France backtrack and accept Grosso fracture was result of an accident
The try-scoring wing was smashed in a tackle by All Blacks Sam Cane and Ofa Tu’ungafasi.
# Accident
Heavy morning traffic in Dublin after car overturns in Goatstown
The accident has resulted in Goatstown Road being reduced down to one lane.
# Galway
Woman dies after being struck by agricultural vehicle on farm
Investigations into the incident are ongoing.
# Southwest Airlines
Southwest Airlines engine explosion linked to similar accident in 2016
A Southwest Airlines plane was forced into an emergency landing on Tuesday after one of its engines exploded.
# Madhya Pradesh
At least 21 dead as truck crashes on way to wedding in India
At least 14 people are being treated for injuries.
# pony and trap
'It's tough on the community': Tourists who died at Kerry's Gap of Dunloe named locally
The couple died after the pony and trap carriage they were travelling in left the road.
# Kerry
Two tourists (60s) have died after a pony and trap incident at Kerry's Gap of Dunloe
The narrow mountain pass is one of Kerry’s top tourist attractions.
# Jack O'Driscoll
'We're absolutely blown away': Almost €100k raised for teen left paralysed after Storm Emma accident
Jack O’Driscoll fractured a vertebra in his neck after he fell during Storm Emma.
# Donegal
Irishman dies following accident in Dubai
He had travelled abroad to teach.
# Kilkenny
'A terrible tragedy': Farmer (90s) dies in accident on Kilkenny farm
HSA inspectors arrived on the scene this afternoon to carry out an investigation.
# Crash
Man dies following 'serious accident' at Heathrow airport
Two members of staff operating airport vehicles were involved in the incident.
# Shooting
'I didn't mean to': Police say LA school shooting was an accident
Two students were shot and one left critically injured after a 12-year-old fired the gun.
# Unique Stunt Jump
Car flies into first floor of Californian office building
Two people sustained only minor injuries.
# Dublin Port
Man (50s) dies after slipping and falling into the water at Dublin Port
The man had been attempting to access the pier from a boat at the port when he fell.
# chronic pain
Woman has lost over €100,000 since car accident affected by Setanta collapse
Lost income, medical expenses and legal fees have taken a huge toll on her life.
# Accident
Venus Williams cleared in fatal Florida crash, reports
Police concluded neither driver was at fault and no charges would be filed.
# Longford
Appeal for witnesses to crash in which 34-year-old woman was killed
Gardaí said three people “may be in a position to offer information to the investigation team”.
# Coroner's Court
Accidental death verdict at inquest of man who choked on Mars bar on the Luas
The inquest heard that a number of people got off the Luas at the Abbey Street stop in a bid to help David O’Reilly.
# Fatality
Cyclist and motorist killed in separate road collisions in Dublin and Roscommon
A male cyclist died in Dublin and a woman in her 90s died in Roscommon.
# Shinrone
Four-year-old girl dies after tragic accident at house
The incident happened on Saturday.
# mission beach
Three people die in 'mid-air skydiving collision' in Australia
Two men in their 30s and a woman in her 50s were found dead after the incident.
# Inquest
Hook Head tragedy: 'Aoife's death left such a huge void in our lives'
Aoife Winterlich died tragically in a scouting accident at Hook Head.
# Martin Kehoe Jr
Minute's silence held at Ploughing Championships for man who died on Wexford farm
Martin Kehoe Jr was overcome by fumes at his farm in Foulksmills yesterday.
# Labour Court
Delivery giant DHL must pay over €70,000 to an accident-prone driver it sacked
The court said his dismissal was “disproportionate and unwarranted”.
# Ohio
Malfunction in US fairground ride throws riders 50 feet through the air, killing one and injuring seven
The Fire Ball ride is an attraction at the Ohio State Fair, which opened yesterday.
# Paul Nicholls
Former Eastenders star Paul Nicholls rescued after falling off Thai waterfall
The actor, who played the Joe Wicks character on BBC’s Eastenders, was rescued after three days at the foot of the Khun Si waterfall.
# Accident
Watch: The horror crash that has ruled Richie Porte out of the Tour de France
Organisers said the Australian was conscious and speaking but was being taken to hospital.
# Indonesia
Eight rescuers killed during volcano search and rescue mission
Five people were injured following the eruption.
# Woe
Swansea star breaks arm in freak off-season accident
Fernando Llorente is expected to be fit for the start of the club’s Premier League campaign despite suffering an unfortunate injury.
# firhouse
All lanes reopen following five-car morning collision on M50
A five-car collision occurred on the northbound side of the motorway at Firhouse before 7am.
# Japan
Seven US sailors missing after destroyer rammed by cargo ship
The circumstances that led to the collision are currently unknown.
# Serious injuries
Two men in serious condition after Cliffs of Moher accident
It is understood the men fell near the base of the cliff at around 1pm.
# Yao Webster
Mother's death after collision between car and Luas 'a warning to all motorists' after case settled for €550,000
Yao Webster was struck by a car that had collided with a Luas on the morning of 7 April 2014.
# drayton manor
11-year-old dies after falling from theme park water ride in the UK
The incident happened on the Splash Canyon water ride at Drayton Manor.