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Thursday 7 December 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Accident

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Helicopter crashes outside stadium following Leicester-West Ham Premier League game
There is no news yet on the condition or the identity of the individuals in the helicopter.
Around 20 injured in escalator incident ahead of Champions League clash
AGI reported that around 15 CSKA fans had been hurt, two of them seriously.
At least 50 dead after train strikes crowd in India
A similar number have been rushed to hospital.
2016 Olympic champion cyclist left paralysed after crash during training
Germany’s Kristina Vogel says she is slowly coming to terms with her condition after suffering spinal injuries.
Olympic gold medallist dies in jet-skiing accident aged 38
The body of Norwegian cross-country skiier Vibeke Skofterud was found by rescuers on Sunday.
'I just remember the tractor wheel going over me': How an accident changed a child's life in seconds
Kerrie Leonard was left paralysed after an accident on her family’s farm.
Woman dies in Galway farm accident
It is understood that there were livestock in the field at the time.
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.
'It rained fire' - At least 24 dead after explosions at Mexican fireworks factory
The victims included four firefighters and five police.
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.
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.
'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.
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.
Heavy morning traffic in Dublin after car overturns in Goatstown
The accident has resulted in Goatstown Road being reduced down to one lane.
Woman dies after being struck by agricultural vehicle on farm
Investigations into the incident are ongoing.
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.
At least 21 dead as truck crashes on way to wedding in India
At least 14 people are being treated for injuries.
'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.
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.
'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.
Irishman dies following accident in Dubai
He had travelled abroad to teach.
'A terrible tragedy': Farmer (90s) dies in accident on Kilkenny farm
HSA inspectors arrived on the scene this afternoon to carry out an investigation.
Man dies following 'serious accident' at Heathrow airport
Two members of staff operating airport vehicles were involved in the incident.
'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.
Car flies into first floor of Californian office building
Two people sustained only minor injuries.
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.
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.
Venus Williams cleared in fatal Florida crash, reports
Police concluded neither driver was at fault and no charges would be filed.
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”.
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.
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.
Four-year-old girl dies after tragic accident at house
The incident happened on Saturday.
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.
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.
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.
Delivery giant DHL must pay over €70,000 to an accident-prone driver it sacked
The court said his dismissal was “disproportionate and unwarranted”.
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.
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.
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.
Eight rescuers killed during volcano search and rescue mission
Five people were injured following the eruption.