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Wednesday 27 September 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# critical condition

This month
September 2023
Man in critical condition after hit-and-run in Waterford city
An appeal has been issued for witnesses or people with camera or dashcam footage to contact gardai.
This year
Eight-year-old girl and woman in her 40s in critical condition after Wimbledon school car crash
Police are continuing to question a 46-year-old woman from Wimbledon who was driving the car, whose condition is not life-threatening.
Elderly woman dies after being hit by police motorcycle escorting Duchess of Edinburgh
The woman’s son has claimed she died two weeks after being hit while using a ‘pedestrian crossing’.
Man in critical condition following assault in Dublin city centre
A man in his 20s has been taken to Beaumont Hospital after a serious assault that took place between 4am and 5am this morning.
Last year
Driver (19) in critical condition following Cork crash
The incident happened around 12.20am this morning.
Ex-Real Madrid and Colombia star Freddy Rincon in critical condition following car crash
The 55-year-old underwent surgery after sustaining a severe head injury.
All time
Boy (11) in critical condition following car crash in Cork
The incident happened around 4.45pm yesterday afternoon.
Grammy award-winning US singer John Prine in 'stable' condition with Covid-19 symptoms
Prine’s wife, Fiona, revealed on 20 March that she had tested positive for coronavirus.
Gardaí appeal for information after man shot a number of times in Waterford
The man in his 30s is receiving treatment at University Hospital Waterford.
Irish teenager dies after falling from a wall in Lanzarote
He is understood to have fallen around 15 feet.
Two-year-old girl dies after being found with serious injuries at Cork apartment
Gardaí are now carrying out door to door enquiries.
Witness appeal as woman (70s) seriously injured after being hit by motorcycle
The incident happened at around 7.45pm on Ballinteer Avenue in Dublin yesterday evening.
Springbok World Cup-winner shot three times during armed robbery
The powerful former front row is in critical condition after a break-in at his brother’s home.
Two injured in double Limerick stabbing
The incident happened around 3am this morning.
Victim of Coolock shooting remains in critical condition as gardaí appeal for witnesses
The man was shot in the Coolock area of Dublin yesterday evening.
Russian journalist stabbed in the neck by man who claimed a 'telepathic connection' with her
The assailant attacked Tatyana Felgengauer at the radio station where she worked.
Man in critical condition after being pulled out of Dublin canal after All-Ireland final
A 23-year-old man got into difficulty in the canal at Portobello Harbour in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Cyclist in critical condition after Mayo crash
The 56-year-old man was airlifted to hospital.
Victim of Dublin gangland shooting was wearing bulletproof vest
It is believed the shooting is linked to the ongoing Hutch-Kinahan feud.
Man airlifted to hospital after serious fall on Mourne Mountains
The man remains in a critical condition today.
Man dies following Waterford airplane crash
The plane crash landed earlier this afternoon.
Man charged over murder of one-year-old boy and attempted murder of girl in London
The one-year-old girl is in a critical condition in hospital.
Coast Guard and RNLI rescue eight people from overturned boat off Sligo
Two people have been hospitalised following the incident.
'They were just looking for a bit of peace': Tributes paid to woman and children killed in Dublin fire
Neighbours began arriving with flowers, candles and teddies this morning.
Tributes paid to teenage boy Reece Cullen who was stabbed to death in Dublin
The incident happened in the Jobstown area at 3.30pm.
Toddler in critical condition after falling from hotel balcony named
His parents remain at his bedside at Temple Street Children’s Hospital.
Baby boy shot in head with air rifle in Bristol
A man and a woman, who are not related to the baby, have been arrested.
British Labour MP Jo Cox has died after being shot and stabbed on the street
A man was also injured in the incident.
Eagles are 'facing starvation' on the hills of Donegal
Calls have been made to save Ireland’s endangered population of golden eagles.
Elderly man slashed with hook as burglars ransack bedroom
The vulnerable victim was in bed at around 2.30am when three men burst into his room.
Man (66) in critical condition following Donegal workplace accident
The incident happened yesterday at Portnoo.
Critically injured toddler: Man faces attempted murder charge
The two-year-old girl remains in a critical condition
Formula One driver suffers serious head injury in crash at Japanese Grand Prix
The race was stopped after 44 of the 53 scheduled laps due to a crash involving Frenchman Jules Bianchi.
34-year-old in critical condition after stabbing in Sligo
The man was found in Rockwood Parade at 10am this morning.
Man remains in critical condition after Waterford attack
Gardaí investigating the serious assault arrested two males, aged 22 and 20, at around lunchtime yesterday. One has been released without charge.
Witness may have inadvertently recorded Schumacher accident
The German remains in a critical condition a week after his accident.
Michael Schumacher's old foe Damon Hill 'praying' for stricken F1 star
The Englishman has sent his best wishes to Schumacher’s wife and children after the German was seriously injured on Sunday.
Schumacher is 'fighting for his life' with doctors refusing to speculate on his future
Doctor’s say that the seven-time Formula One world champion would not have survived his skiing accident had he not been wearing a helmet.
Appeal for witnesses after unconscious man found in Cork
The man is currently in critical condition at Cork University Hospital.
Man sustains serious head injuries in Galway assault
The 41-year-old remains in critical condition today at Galway University Hospital.