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Tuesday 28 March 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# Accident

All time
# Athy
"A desperate tragedy": Shock in Co Kildare as four young women killed in road crash
The women were aged between 19 and 20 years old, and were from Carlow and Athy. Three others were injured.
# Northbound
There was a truck on fire on the M50 this morning
The incident occurred northbound near J5 Finglas.
# Classy
Munster paid tribute to Nevin Spence before their game with Ulster last Friday
Ulster’s Rory Best tweeted a photo of a plaque that the hosts had dedicated to the late player.
# Missouri
Woman preparing for Ferguson unrest 'shot self in head'
The woman is believed to have been waving the gun in a car when she accidentally shot herself, according to US reports.
# Bouncing Back
Anthony Tohill after chainsaw accident - 'There's so many people worse off than me'
The iconic Derry footballer has spoken out about the accident he was involved in last year.
# Oxford Street
Man dies after falling from escalator in busy Debenhams store
It appears that the man took his own life.
# Drogheda
Man dies in accident at Louth factory
Gardaí and the HSA are investigating.
# Roads
Motorcyclist killed in Donegal crash
The accident happened at 4pm this afternoon.
# blu bar
Community service for bar director after employee crushed in lift shaft
A director and a shareholder of the company were sentenced in court today over the incident
# Accident
Collapse of ventilation grate at South Korean pop concert leaves 16 dead
It’s believed the concert goers standing on the grate fell 65 feet.
# Northern Ireland
17-year-old girl killed in road traffic collision
The collision occurred shortly after 11am this morning in Coleraine, Co Derry.
# Accident
F1 driver Bianchi remains in critical but stable condition
The driver suffered a serious head injury after crashing during the Japanese Grand Prix .
# Drimnagh
Gardaí renew appeal for information after man killed in motorcycle crash last week
The 38-year-old died when his motorcycle crashed with a car on Davitt Road, Drimnagh.
# Lucky Escape
Heart-stopping footage of a train ploughing into an 18-wheeler stuck on the tracks
Luckily nobody was killed in the accident.
# Accident
Five killed after their helicopter crashed into French garden
Two others were injured in the crash.
# Netherlands
Monster truck crashes into crowd killing two people
The truck surged off the track into the crowd of spectators.
# Farming
Woman killed in Roscommon farm accident
Another woman was injured in the incident.
# Road Accident
George's Street closed after rush-hour accident
A motorcyclist was injured in a collision with an SUV.
# Accident
Man in 70s killed after wall collapses on him
The man was pronounced dead at the scene in Bandon.
# Swords
Gardaí anxious to speak with two females in relation to hit-and-run
The two females took a lift in a dark coloured Volkswagen Golf in the Swords area between 3am and 3.30am.
# Road Death
Man arrested in connection with fatal Swords hit and run
The man is being held in Swords Garda Station.
# appeal
Man killed in hit-and-run in Swords overnight
The man was struck by a car on North Street in Swords at 3.10am.
# Accident
Two Irishmen killed in a fall on Mont Blanc
Peter Britton and Colm Ennis were long-time friends according to family members.
# India
At least 19 dead after train crashes into school bus in India
Some 18 children on their way to school have been confirmed dead so far.
# Accident
VIDEO: Lewis Hamilton suffered a bad crash in Hockenheim today
Despite being shaken and groggy, the 29-year-old was able to climb from his wrecked car and walk away.
# Dublin
Luas services resume but delays expected after major accident at Heuston Station
Gardaí are currently at the scene.
# Derailed
Ten people killed in Moscow metro derailment
Another 106 people have been taken to hospital.
# Tralee
Farmer killed in Kerry tractor crash
Gardaí are investigating an accident that claimed the life of a 50-year-old man.
# Killykeen Forest Park
Teenager dies following swimming incident at Cavan lake in second drowning today
The incident is the second drowning today.
# smash
Here's the large mashed potato spill that caused traffic chaos on a UK road
*insert potato pun here*
# Farm accident
Man dies after falling into slurry tank on Cork farm
Attempts to resuscitate the man were unsuccessful.
# Flippin' Hell
Watch this motorcyclist flip and land on his feet after crashing into a car
Is this guy half cat?
# Blanchardstown
Three teens taken to hospital after swimming accident
Two are said to be in a stable condition.
# Accident
Fear as 86 workers in US lab exposed to anthrax
The workers have been given antibiotics and are being monitored for signs of illness.
# Qatar
Six-month-old Irish baby suffers "terrible injuries" in Qatar bedroom fire
It is believed an air conditioning unit was the cause of the blaze that left Elizabeth Soffe with serious injuries.
# Mallorca
Young Donegal footballer seriously injured in Spain fall
Oisín Merritt from Donegal is fighting for his life.
# STrength
Climber falls down 70ft crevasse, rescued after asking for help on Facebook
The climber was stranded for 19 hours before help arrived.
# turkey mine disaster
Turkey's fury turns on PM as mine collapse death toll reaches 274
Thousands of protesters clashed with police in Ankara and Istanbul.
# Explosion
Over 200 dead in Turkey mine blast with hundreds more trapped underground
787 people were inside the coal mine in Soma, some 250 kilometers south of Istanbul, at the time of the accident.
# Turkey
Death toll in Turkish mine collapse rises to 157
Five men were rescued, fire officials said, but added that thick smoke was making progress difficult.