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# death - Wednesday 2 January, 2019

Teenage girl dies in hospital after being knocked down by car in Cork collision
# Appeal
# Appeal

Teenage girl dies in hospital after being knocked down by car in Cork collision

Jan 2nd 2019, 7:50 AM 29,540 Views 5 Comments

The collision involving the 16-year-old and a car happened at 7.45pm on Monday.

# death - Wednesday 26 December, 2018

'Medical checks' for all children at US border posts after 8-year-old boy dies on Christmas Eve
# Guatamala
# Guatamala

'Medical checks' for all children at US border posts after 8-year-old boy dies on Christmas Eve

Dec 26th 2018, 10:36 AM 13,014 Views 36 Comments

It is the second death of a migrant child in the care and custody of US Customs and Border Protection in a month.

# death - Monday 17 December, 2018

Garda treating discovery of body in burning car as a personal tragedy
# Ballincollig
# Ballincollig

Garda treating discovery of body in burning car as a personal tragedy

Dec 17th 2018, 9:39 PM 67,790 Views 18 Comments

The alarm was raised at around 6.15pm yesterday evening.

# death - Thursday 13 December, 2018

Man (50s) dies following assault in Waterford
# Portlaw
# Portlaw

Man (50s) dies following assault in Waterford

Dec 13th 2018, 5:23 PM 17,057 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí have arrested a man in his 20s over the incident.

# death - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

Man arrested in connection with death of woman on farm earlier this year
# Galway
# Galway

Man arrested in connection with death of woman on farm earlier this year

Dec 11th 2018, 3:32 PM 20,156 Views 4 Comments

A woman in her 70s was fatally injured when she was struck by an agricultural vehicle on a farm in Galway in April.

# death - Friday 7 December, 2018

Former US president George HW Bush laid to rest in Texas
# Burial
# Burial

Former US president George HW Bush laid to rest in Texas

Dec 7th 2018, 7:17 AM 12,050 Views 4 Comments

George HW Bush died last Friday at the age 94.

# death - Thursday 6 December, 2018

Dónall Farmer - who played Fr Tim Devereux on Glenroe - dies aged 81
# RIP
# RIP

Dónall Farmer - who played Fr Tim Devereux on Glenroe - dies aged 81

Dec 6th 2018, 12:23 PM 18,474 Views 9 Comments

Dónall is survived by his wife Eileen and children Orla, Catherine and Dónall.

# death - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

Town in shock after popular local killed in incident where garda was dragged 500 metres by car
# Castleblayney
# Castleblayney

Town in shock after popular local killed in incident where garda was dragged 500 metres by car

Nov 28th 2018, 4:56 PM 48,478 Views 18 Comments

Stephen Marron was assistant sacristan of the local parish and was driving a car which was crashed into by the car dragging the garda.

'Rebel' RAF veteran and Twitter phenomenon Harry Leslie Smith dies aged 95
# Harry's Last Stand
# Harry's Last Stand

'Rebel' RAF veteran and Twitter phenomenon Harry Leslie Smith dies aged 95

Nov 28th 2018, 10:40 AM 16,692 Views 30 Comments

The veteran’s illness was documented by his son after Smith gathered a huge following on Twitter.

# death - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

Aspiration of milk was a factor in the death of three-month-old baby, inquest hears
# Baby Cormac
# Baby Cormac

Aspiration of milk was a factor in the death of three-month-old baby, inquest hears

Nov 27th 2018, 4:58 PM 29,251 Views 0 Comments

Cormac Lafferty died on 10 September 2016.

# death - Saturday 27 October, 2018

How John Reynolds changed the club and festival scenes - and Ireland along the way
# RIP
# RIP

How John Reynolds changed the club and festival scenes - and Ireland along the way

Oct 27th 2018, 7:30 AM 28,064 Views 8 Comments

The death of the promoter has sent a wave of shock through the Irish music and festival scenes.

# death - Friday 26 October, 2018

'A visionary', 'Inspirational': Tributes paid to well-known music promoter John Reynolds
# RIP
# RIP

'A visionary', 'Inspirational': Tributes paid to well-known music promoter John Reynolds

Updated Oct 26th 2018, 1:57 PM 37,166 Views 10 Comments

“Ireland is less today for his passing,” Leo Varadkar said.

# death - Sunday 21 October, 2018

Tributes paid to Amanda Carroll as Garda investigation into her death continues
# Mountjoy Garda Station
# Mountjoy Garda Station

Tributes paid to Amanda Carroll as Garda investigation into her death continues

Oct 21st 2018, 7:46 PM 57,948 Views 0 Comments

Carroll’s body was found by Dublin Fire Brigade this afternoon.

# death - Monday 15 October, 2018

Body of man (20s) discovered at Galway's City Hall
# Death
# Death

Body of man (20s) discovered at Galway's City Hall

Oct 15th 2018, 2:25 PM 21,255 Views 1 Comment

The discovery of the body was made at City Hall on College Road at around 9.30am this morning.

Peter Brackley, the legendary voice of Football Italia, dies aged 67
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Peter Brackley, the legendary voice of Football Italia, dies aged 67

Oct 15th 2018, 2:00 AM 6,525 Views 2 Comments

The broadcaster covered four World Cups throughout his career but is most fondly remembered as the man charged with covering Serie A for Channel 4.

# death - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

CCTV released in case of missing US-based Saudi journalist
# Jamal Khashoggi
# Jamal Khashoggi

CCTV released in case of missing US-based Saudi journalist

Oct 10th 2018, 1:11 PM 13,167 Views 36 Comments

US government sources believe he was killed, but Saudi Arabia says the claims are “baseless”.

# death - Saturday 6 October, 2018

Spanish opera star Montserrat Caballe who duetted with Freddie Mercury, dies aged 85
# RIP
# RIP

Spanish opera star Montserrat Caballe who duetted with Freddie Mercury, dies aged 85

Oct 6th 2018, 8:59 AM 11,270 Views 17 Comments

In her almost unlimited repertoire, she starred in 90 opera roles with nearly 4,000 stage performances.

# death - Sunday 30 September, 2018

Appeal for witnesses after walkers struck in separate serious road accidents in Mayo and Dublin
# Accidents
# Accidents

Appeal for witnesses after walkers struck in separate serious road accidents in Mayo and Dublin

Sep 30th 2018, 10:04 AM 32,123 Views 3 Comments

A man in his 30s dies after being struck by a van in west Dublin this morning, while a 31-year-old woman suffered serious head injuries after being hit by a car in Breaffy, Mayo.

19-year-old man dies after taking ill at music festival in Meath
# Fairyhouse
# Fairyhouse

19-year-old man dies after taking ill at music festival in Meath

Sep 30th 2018, 9:06 AM 65,467 Views 21 Comments

The man was taken to hospital in Dublin where he was pronounced dead.

# death - Sunday 23 September, 2018

Britain's top forensic pathologist: 'You're exposed to man's inhumanity to man every day'
# Life And Death
# Life And Death

Britain's top forensic pathologist: 'You're exposed to man's inhumanity to man every day'

Sep 23rd 2018, 7:30 PM 21,883 Views 10 Comments

Dr Richard Shepherd said he did not realise the impact his job was having on him until his breakdown two years ago.

# death - Saturday 22 September, 2018

Life, death and the story of a motorway bypassing towns in the West
# When All Is Ruin
# When All Is Ruin

Life, death and the story of a motorway bypassing towns in the West

Sep 22nd 2018, 8:30 PM 35,792 Views 7 Comments

A new documentary explores the twists and turns of the M17/M18 motorway.

# death - Friday 21 September, 2018

Vietnamese president dies after contracting 'rare virus'
# Tran Dai Quang
# Tran Dai Quang

Vietnamese president dies after contracting 'rare virus'

Sep 21st 2018, 10:30 AM 18,960 Views 9 Comments

The 61-year-old’s death is not likely to dramatically alter politics in the country.

# death - Sunday 9 September, 2018

'With palliative care, my dad was able to choose how he died - in his family's arms'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'With palliative care, my dad was able to choose how he died - in his family's arms'

Sep 9th 2018, 7:30 PM 27,292 Views 15 Comments

Lilian Bell writes about her father, Donal Bell, on the eve of Palliative Care Week 2018.

Man dies in Laois crash after his van hit a ditch
# Laois
# Laois

Man dies in Laois crash after his van hit a ditch

Sep 9th 2018, 9:55 AM 18,609 Views 1 Comment

The incident happened at around 7.30pm yesterday evening.

# death - Thursday 6 September, 2018

Dolores O'Riordan's death was 'nothing but a tragic accident', finds coroner
# RIP
# RIP

Dolores O'Riordan's death was 'nothing but a tragic accident', finds coroner

Updated Sep 6th 2018, 3:21 PM 92,533 Views 85 Comments

The inquest took place on what would have been the singer’s 47th birthday.

# death - Monday 27 August, 2018

Murder suspect named after mother and daughter 'stabbed to death in street' in England
# Solihull
# Solihull

Murder suspect named after mother and daughter 'stabbed to death in street' in England

Updated Aug 27th 2018, 8:30 PM 52,035 Views 44 Comments

No arrests have yet been made.

# death - Friday 17 August, 2018

Garda probe after memorial to Mayo murder victim vandalised
# Mayo
# Mayo

Garda probe after memorial to Mayo murder victim vandalised

Aug 17th 2018, 7:43 PM 37,818 Views 24 Comments

Gardaí are investigating.

# death - Thursday 16 August, 2018

Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin has died aged 76
# RIP
# RIP

Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin has died aged 76

Aug 16th 2018, 3:05 PM 63,868 Views 42 Comments

The singer had pancreatic cancer.

# death - Monday 13 August, 2018

'Full of honesty, candour and wisdom': Tributes  after death of Queen's University chancellor Tom Moran
# Belfast
# Belfast

'Full of honesty, candour and wisdom': Tributes after death of Queen's University chancellor Tom Moran

Aug 13th 2018, 8:41 AM 13,007 Views 0 Comments

Moranm has been praised for his contribution to the Peace Process.

Death of woman in Drogheda not being treated as suspicious, say gardaí
# Louth
# Louth

Death of woman in Drogheda not being treated as suspicious, say gardaí

Aug 13th 2018, 8:03 AM 9,955 Views 2 Comments

The woman in her 60s was pronounced dead yesterday morning.

# death - Sunday 12 August, 2018

Investigation launched after sudden death of woman in Drogheda
# Louth
# Louth

Investigation launched after sudden death of woman in Drogheda

Aug 12th 2018, 11:00 AM 22,623 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí were called to a the scene at a house in Aston Village in the Louth town after 5am this morning.

# death - Saturday 11 August, 2018

French second division rugby player dies
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

French second division rugby player dies

Aug 11th 2018, 8:14 PM 67,722 Views 30 Comments

Louis Fajfrowski, 21, died in the changing room of his club Aurillac.

# death - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

Body of boy found at New Mexico camp where 11 starving children were discovered
# Taos County
# Taos County

Body of boy found at New Mexico camp where 11 starving children were discovered

Aug 8th 2018, 10:14 AM 20,941 Views 0 Comments

The children had no food or fresh water, and only dirty rags for clothing.

# death - Sunday 5 August, 2018

Barry Chuckle, one half of Chuckle Brothers comedy duo, dies aged 73
# RIP
# RIP

Barry Chuckle, one half of Chuckle Brothers comedy duo, dies aged 73

Aug 5th 2018, 9:19 AM 28,655 Views 15 Comments

The duo are known for their work on their BBC show ChuckleVision.

# death - Friday 3 August, 2018

Woman found dead at Galway direct provision centre
# Direct Provision
# Direct Provision

Woman found dead at Galway direct provision centre

Aug 3rd 2018, 6:27 PM 53,831 Views 30 Comments

The circumstances of the death are unknown.

# death - Thursday 2 August, 2018

Trial date set for fisherman who allegedly murdered Irishman Charles McCarthy in Australia
# Charles McCarthy
# Charles McCarthy

Trial date set for fisherman who allegedly murdered Irishman Charles McCarthy in Australia

Aug 2nd 2018, 10:28 PM 18,155 Views 0 Comments

A judge yesterday set the date for the trial 11 February next.

# death - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

70-year-old killed in Galway farming accident
# Gort
# Gort

70-year-old killed in Galway farming accident

Jul 25th 2018, 12:27 PM 21,501 Views 7 Comments

An Garda Síochána are investigating the incident.

# death - Thursday 19 July, 2018

Irish teen dies after falling from hotel balcony in Majorca
# Playa De Muro
# Playa De Muro

Irish teen dies after falling from hotel balcony in Majorca

Jul 19th 2018, 1:14 PM 96,877 Views 24 Comments

It is believed the boy fell up to 20ft from the balcony in a freak accident.

# death - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Man in serious yet stable condition after Donegal boat capsize results in two deaths
# Malin Head
# Malin Head

Man in serious yet stable condition after Donegal boat capsize results in two deaths

Jul 18th 2018, 7:39 AM 11,210 Views 3 Comments

It is understood they spent four hours in the water before they were rescued.

# death - Tuesday 17 July, 2018

Woman dies in Galway farm accident
# Headford
# Headford

Woman dies in Galway farm accident

Jul 17th 2018, 11:51 AM 41,874 Views 17 Comments

It is understood that there were livestock in the field at the time.