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Tuesday 21 March 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Death

All time
Renowned rock drummer Ginger Baker dies aged 80
The musician rose to fame with Cream in the 1960s.
# Castleisland
Woman (20s) dies in Co Kerry road crash
The driver of the other vehicle was taken to University Hospital Kerry with non-life threatening injuries.
# Camino de Santiago
Irishman dies while swimming in Spain
The man was on the Camino trek to Santiago de Compostela with friends when tragedy struck.
'A great friend of Ireland': Jacques Chirac, former French president, dies aged 86
He died this morning surrounded by his family.
# Fatality
Man (60s) dies in workplace accident after falling from height at Dublin 4 building
The body of the deceased has since been removed to Dublin City Morgue.
'A terrible loss': Irish athlete Craig Lynch dies aged 29
Lynch was part of the Ireland team that ran in the 2015 World Relay Championships.
# ballytruckle
Man (70s) dies following early morning house fire in Waterford
The fire was brought under control by local fire services.
# coatzacoalcos
At least 25 killed after gunmen set fire to club in Mexico
The attack is the latest to hit the state of Veracruz, a flashpoint in bloody turf wars between Mexico’s rival drug cartels.
# West Cork
Ian Bailey arrested in Cork on suspicion of drink driving
The 62-year-old was detained in Schull this evening.
# Clare
Tributes paid to former UL lecturer and All-Ireland club winner who died over the weekend
David Weldrick (71) died after getting into difficulty while swimming in Clare.
# nicky collier
Son appeals for truckers to pay tribute to his father killed in Dublin Port accident
The trade union, Siptu has called for improved protection for dock workers.
Five-year-old girl from Cork dies after drowning in lake in Germany
It is understood she passed away in Germany on 8 August.
# Workplace accident
Call for immediate action to prevent further deaths after worker dies in Dublin's North Docks
Seven workers have died at ports and docks around Ireland in the last two years.
# United States
Autopsy carried out on the body of billionaire Jeffrey Epstein
Epstein was found dead in his cell in a suspected suicide.
# Midleton
Man dies from injuries after single vehicle crash in Cork
The road was closed at the time and the scene was examined.
# indiependence
Teenager dies after falling ill at Indiependence music festival in Cork
He had initially presented himself to medical staff at the event.
# north strand
Man arrested after man (40s) stabbed to death in Dublin overnight
It is understood the man sustained serious injuries in the incident.
# Murder
Greek farmer confesses to killing American scientist whose body was found in WWII bunker
Eaton had been attending a conference on the island.
# UK
Tributes paid to presenter and YouTuber Emily Hartridge who died in an accident
“She has touched so many lives it’s hard to imagine things without her. She was a very special person.”
Bodies of man and woman found at Derry property
The two bodies were found at a property on Great James’ Street.
# Carlingford
Boy (10) dies after drowning at a house in Co Louth
Gardaí were called to the scene in Carlingford this morning.
Barrister and political commentator Noel Whelan has died aged 50
Whelan was highly involved in the referendum campaigns to legalise same sex marriage iand to Repeal the Eighth Amendment.
# Cork
Woman in her 30s arrested in connection with death of 2-year-old Santina Cawley
Santina was rushed to hospital shortly after 5am last Friday having sustained bone fractures and a serious head injury.
# Tyrella Beach
Man dies after 'one punch' attack on Co Down beach
A 21-year-old man has been charged with grievous bodily harm.
# Heatwave
Spain hit by more wildfires as European heatwave continues
The heat has already claimed several lives, including a 17-year-old harvest worker in Spain and a 72-year-old homeless man in Italy.
# Valerie French Kilroy
Murder investigation launched into death of 41-year-old woman in Westport
A man (40s) arrested in connection with this investigation remains in garda custody.
# Belfast
Billy McKee - a founding member of the Provisional IRA - has died aged 97
McKee always defended the worst atrocities of the IRA.
# Kerry
Cyclist killed after being struck by car at Gap of Dunloe
The incident occurred at about 8am this morning.
# Dundrum
Man (20s) killed and two others injured after 4x4 crashes in Tipperary
The incident happened early this morning.
# Listowel
Sister of former Finance Minister Michael Noonan among three women killed in Limerick crash
It is believed that some of the women who were killed were travelling to Listowel Writers’ Week in Kerry.
# Swords Road
Pedestrian dies in hit-and-run in Dublin
A man in his 20s was killed after being struck by a HGV vehicle that failed to remain on the scene.
# Milford
Death of woman in Donegal house being treated as a 'sudden death'
The woman was found dead in the bedroom of a house early yesterday morning.
# Dundrum
Male teenager presents himself to Gardaí after 18-year-old stabbed to death
The teenager has been named locally as Azzam Raguragui.
# Derry
Saoradh offices searched as part of Lyra McKee murder investigation
A number of items were seized during the search for further investigation.
# Death
'Great man', 'oozed integrity', 'brilliant writer' - tributes pour in for late Offaly boss
Eugene McGee has passed away.
# Lyra McKee
'We know that we will all rejoice together on the day that justice is achieved for our Lyra'
Lyra (29) was murdered early on Good Friday morning in the Creggan in Derry during a night of fierce riots.
Father of footballer Emiliano Sala dies three months after son's fatal plane crash
The light aircraft carrying Emiliano Sala disappeared near the British island of Guernsey on 21 January.
# Tribute
Lyra's family: 'A warm and innocent heart, she was the greatest listener, someone who had time for everyone'
Lyra was murdered early on Friday morning in the Creggan in Derry following a night of fierce riots.
# Derry
'They must be brought to justice': Leaders of NI parties issue joint statement condemning killing of Lyra McKee
In a rare unified statement, the six leaders said the attack was also an attack on the members of the Derry community.
Lyra McKee: A determined journalist who told the stories of marginalised people and her country’s troubled past
Lyra’s work covered topics to do with the legacy of the Troubles, the fight for LGBT equality, and her own life.