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Sunday 29 January 2023 Dublin: 5°C

# Accident

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# Wexford
Man (50s) dies after accident at home
Gardaí said that an investigation is taking place but his death is not being treated as suspicious at this time.
Two men die in separate farm accidents
One man was struck by a tractor and the other was killed when his quad overturned.
# Mullagh
Man (70s) dies after being crushed by digger at his home in Co Clare
The accident happened at just after 12pm this afternoon.
# Accident
Bradley Wiggins breaks leg on TV show
A spokesman for producers Channel 4 confirmed that the former Team Sky cyclist was pulling out.
# beata szydlo
Polish Prime Minister in 'stable condition' in hospital following serious car accident
53-year-old Beata Szydlo met with Enda Kenny to discuss Ireland’s post-Brexit future on Thursday.
# Workplace accident
Man in his 30s dies after falling from roof in Kerry
Gardaí and the HSA have begun investigations.
# Galway
Denis Naughten to be discharged from hospital today
The Communications Minister was hospitalised following a cycling collision with a vehicle on Monday.
# Workplace accident
Man in his 20s dies after wall collapses in Waterford
The incident occurred around 3.50pm this afternoon.
# Tragic
"He just grew quieter and quieter and then there was silence" - family share heartbreak of son killed by drunk driver
Gillian and Ronan Treacy’s four-year-old son Ciarán was killed by a drunk driver in Co Laois in April 2014.
# farm safety
Man dies in Hacketstown farming accident
The Health and Safety Authority and the gardaí are investigating his death.
# driving while distracted
"10 years in prison will not ease our pain" - man jailed for killing four with truck while changing music on his phone
Tomasz Kroker had been distracted for almost a full minute before the impact, dashcam footage from his lorry showed.
# Derry
Elderly woman 'killed by cattle' on farm
The woman in her was killed while working on her farm.
# Accident
Finn Harps player retires after losing finger in freak accident
Kevin McHugh was originally planning to hang up his boots at the end of the season.
# Wexford
Farmer airlifted to hospital after accident involving cow
It is believed the man was stood on by the cow while working in a field on the farm.
# Offaly
Three-year-old boy in critical condition after fall from apartment building
The incident happened this morning at about 11.30am.
# Nasty
Seven injured in Rio after overhead camera falls at Olympic Park
Ropes supporting the equipment broke this afternoon, sending it crashing to the ground.
# London
UK man killed after sticking head out train window as another train passed
British Transport Police said paramedics rushed to the scene but nothing could be done to save him.
# breaking free
Nine children wounded after inflatable slide breaks free in the UK
None of the children’s injuries have been described as serious.
# Cootehill
Man dies in road accident in Cavan
The accident happened yesterday evening at Station Road, Cootehill.
# baldoyle
Community rallies around to help man (26) seriously injured in hit-and-run
Jones Justino had to undergo numerous painful surgeries after he was run down earlier this month.
# Shooting
'Tragic accident': Man shot dead at clay pigeon event in Downpatrick
He was aged in his 60s.
# Belfast
Woman dies after being struck by scrambler bike while walking her dog
Police said she died peacefully, surrounded by her family.
# rebuttal
Tesla says its self-driving feature wasn't to blame for fatal crash
It claimed that Autopilot’s safety record had crossed the “better-than-human” threshold.
# Texas
US teen has leg amputated after lighting 180 sparklers that were taped together
The family of Rowdy Radford said he may also lose his vision after the accident.
# Taiwan
A Taiwanese warship accidentally fired a missile towards China
The navy said the missile went through the trawler, killing the skipper.
# Fethard
Man in his 20s dies after farm vehicle overturns
It is believed he is not from Ireland and was working on the farm.
# fintan treanor
Search to find driver continues five years after man killed in hit-and-run
On the fifth anniversary of his death, gardaí are hoping for more information on what happened to Fintan Treanor.
# Spain
A young Cork woman has died in Spain
The 21-year-old woman reportedly fell from a balcony.
# waterside great
Man arrested following fatal Meath car crash released without charge
20-year-old Jillian Thornton died in the two-car collision early on Saturday morning.
# Monaghan
Man in his 50s dies after car collides with fence in Monaghan
The female passenger was uninjured.
# Islandbridge
Young teenage boy drowns in Liffey accident
It is believed that the boy entered the Liffey before getting into difficulty.
# Workplace accident
Farmer (65) dies while working on his tractor in Co Kerry
The accident happened yesterday morning in Ballylongford.
# Paris
Disneyland worker found dead in haunted house attraction
The worker is believed to have been electrocuted.
# Sligo
Man (69) dies after car crashes into ditch
The single-vehicle incident occurred yesterday afternoon.
# Accident
Eubank told son to stop hitting opponent's head
The referee stopped the contest in the tenth round after the ringside doctor ruled the defending champion could not continue.
# North Circular Road
A Garda bike and an ambulance have crashed into each other in Dublin
The incident happened close to the Garda Headquarters in the Phoenix Park, Dublin, this afternoon during the 1916 celebrations.
# eoin sheehy
'The worst nightmare for any loved one': Fundraiser set up for Irishman seriously injured in Guatemala
Eoin suffered serious injuries in a fall.
# Russia
62 dead as airliner crashes and bursts into flames in poor weather
The accident happened early this morning.
# annyalla
Man in critical condition following double-motorbike collision in Monaghan
The accident occurred when one motorbike hit the other and knocked it into the path of an oncoming car.
# Accident
Irish musician in induced coma following an accident in Portugal
Niall Dennehy is a member of the soul and jazz group Art Crimes.