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# fatalities - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Nine people dead and 600 others injured as Albania hit with strongest earthquake in decades
# Earthquake
# Earthquake

Nine people dead and 600 others injured as Albania hit with strongest earthquake in decades

Nov 26th 2019, 10:38 AM 10,168 Views 9 Comments

The worst damage appeared to be around the coastal town of Durres.

# fatalities - Monday 18 November, 2019

Four people die and six others injured in California backyard shooting
# Fresno
# Fresno

Four people die and six others injured in California backyard shooting

Nov 18th 2019, 6:56 AM 17,373 Views 19 Comments

There are currently no suspects in custody.

# fatalities - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

Older people, men and those in rural areas at higher risk of dying in residential fires, report finds
# Fire Fatalities
# Fire Fatalities

Older people, men and those in rural areas at higher risk of dying in residential fires, report finds

Oct 16th 2019, 4:21 PM 4,274 Views 5 Comments

The Health Research Board found there were 101 fires recorded in closed inquest cases between 2014-2016.

# fatalities - Friday 13 September, 2019

Fishermen who drowned off Co Kerry pier died from 'prolonged period in cold water'
# Coonanna Pier
# Coonanna Pier

Fishermen who drowned off Co Kerry pier died from 'prolonged period in cold water'

Sep 13th 2019, 8:29 AM 18,780 Views 12 Comments

The bodies of three Latvian men were recovered off the Coonanna Pier on 30 September 2018.

# fatalities - Monday 10 June, 2019

'Murderous attack': Nearly 100 people killed and 19 missing in latest massacre in Mali
# Massacre
# Massacre

'Murderous attack': Nearly 100 people killed and 19 missing in latest massacre in Mali

Jun 10th 2019, 8:32 PM 31,621 Views 20 Comments

There are currently 20 Irish Defence Forces personnel deployed to the EU Training Mission in Mali.

# fatalities - Sunday 28 April, 2019

'Terrifying': Crane collapse kills four people and injures four others in Seattle
# Seattle
# Seattle

'Terrifying': Crane collapse kills four people and injures four others in Seattle

Apr 28th 2019, 8:27 AM 33,878 Views 19 Comments

Officials do not yet know the cause of the collapse.

# fatalities - Thursday 21 February, 2019

At least 70 people killed in major apartment fire in Bangladesh
# Dhaka
# Dhaka

At least 70 people killed in major apartment fire in Bangladesh

Feb 21st 2019, 6:59 AM 5,567 Views 3 Comments

The blaze broke out in a historic part of the Bangladesh capital of Dhaka.

# fatalities - Sunday 20 January, 2019

Mexico fuel-pipe blaze death toll rises to 79
# Mexico
# Mexico

Mexico fuel-pipe blaze death toll rises to 79

Updated Jan 20th 2019, 6:36 PM 22,070 Views 15 Comments

The tragedy comes as the federal government wages a highly publicised war on fuel theft.

# fatalities - Thursday 3 January, 2019

53% of farm fatalities last year associated with vehicles and machinery
# Teagasc
# Teagasc

53% of farm fatalities last year associated with vehicles and machinery

Jan 3rd 2019, 1:57 PM 6,681 Views 3 Comments

Provisional figures from Teagasc recorded 17 farm deaths in 2018.

# fatalities - Monday 22 October, 2018

Taiwan investigating train crash that killed 18 and injured 187 people
# Taiwan
# Taiwan

Taiwan investigating train crash that killed 18 and injured 187 people

Updated Oct 22nd 2018, 8:28 AM 10,773 Views 0 Comments

Among those who died, the youngest was nine years old.

# fatalities - Monday 20 August, 2018

Man (20s) released after fatal crash in Bundoran that killed two and seriously injured three
# Donegal
# Donegal

Man (20s) released after fatal crash in Bundoran that killed two and seriously injured three

Aug 20th 2018, 7:33 AM 35,209 Views 38 Comments

A file will be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecution.

# fatalities - Saturday 4 August, 2018

18 killed after Russian helicopter crashes in northern Siberia
# Fatalities
# Fatalities

18 killed after Russian helicopter crashes in northern Siberia

Aug 4th 2018, 9:34 AM 6,748 Views 2 Comments

The helicopter was operated by Russian national airline Utair.

# fatalities - Saturday 14 April, 2018

Road deaths decrease across Europe for second year in a row
# Road Safety
# Road Safety

Road deaths decrease across Europe for second year in a row

Apr 14th 2018, 8:15 AM 6,736 Views 15 Comments

The European Commission released the statistics for 2017 this week.

# fatalities - Sunday 18 February, 2018

Five women killed and four injured after gunman opens fire on churchgoers in Russia
# Dagestan
# Dagestan

Five women killed and four injured after gunman opens fire on churchgoers in Russia

Feb 18th 2018, 4:30 PM 18,734 Views 32 Comments

The shooter opened gunfire at people leaving a church service in Russia’s Dagestan region.

Two Palestinian teenagers killed by Israeli fire, medics say
# Fatalities
# Fatalities

Two Palestinian teenagers killed by Israeli fire, medics say

Feb 18th 2018, 12:00 PM 6,282 Views 43 Comments

Four soldiers were also wounded in an apparent bomb attack on the border.

# fatalities - Monday 5 February, 2018

Train crash killing two in South Carolina 'could have been prevented'
# Amtrak
# Amtrak

Train crash killing two in South Carolina 'could have been prevented'

Feb 5th 2018, 7:07 AM 7,805 Views 5 Comments

Two Amtrak crew members were killed, and more than 100 people were injured.

# fatalities - Friday 2 February, 2018

Five army officers dead after two helicopters crash during training exercise in France
# Saint Tropez
# Saint Tropez

Five army officers dead after two helicopters crash during training exercise in France

Feb 2nd 2018, 8:12 PM 24,787 Views 5 Comments

The crash happened about 50 kilometres northwest of Saint-Tropez in southern France.

# fatalities - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

Three dead, two injured after helicopter crashes into California home
# Fatalities
# Fatalities

Three dead, two injured after helicopter crashes into California home

Jan 31st 2018, 7:34 AM 13,104 Views 0 Comments

Four people were aboard the Robinson R44 helicopter when it went down.

M50: Fewer traffic officers means gardaí expected to enforce road laws 'as they pass through'
# Traffic Corps
# Traffic Corps

M50: Fewer traffic officers means gardaí expected to enforce road laws 'as they pass through'

Jan 31st 2018, 6:05 AM 21,833 Views 26 Comments

Gardaí have promised that more Traffic Corps jeeps will be in service in the coming weeks.

# fatalities - Monday 29 January, 2018

Man charged with dangerous driving over crash that killed three London teenagers
# London
# London

Man charged with dangerous driving over crash that killed three London teenagers

Jan 29th 2018, 7:26 AM 12,932 Views 3 Comments

The teenage boys were killed on Friday after being struck by an Audi A5.

# fatalities - Saturday 20 January, 2018

11 dead and 46 injured as Turkish bus full of families bound for ski trip crashes into tree
# Ankara
# Ankara

11 dead and 46 injured as Turkish bus full of families bound for ski trip crashes into tree

Jan 20th 2018, 9:32 AM 9,330 Views 6 Comments

The bus was making an overnight journey from the capital Ankara to the western city of Bursa.

# fatalities - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

Nine workers dead after 450m-long bridge collapses in Colombian valley
# Motorway
# Motorway

Nine workers dead after 450m-long bridge collapses in Colombian valley

Jan 16th 2018, 10:25 AM 22,589 Views 5 Comments

The 450m-long bridge was to be part of a motorway connecting to the city of Villavicencio to Bogotá.

# fatalities - Sunday 26 November, 2017

Two killed and 30 injured as Chinese port flattened by major explosion
# Ningbo
# Ningbo

Two killed and 30 injured as Chinese port flattened by major explosion

Nov 26th 2017, 10:50 AM 17,579 Views 4 Comments

Photos show cars twisted and mangled by the force of the explosion.

Three children and two men killed as stolen car crashes into tree in Leeds
# England
# England

Three children and two men killed as stolen car crashes into tree in Leeds

Nov 26th 2017, 10:09 AM 23,714 Views 21 Comments

The incident happened in the Meanwood area of Leeds shortly before 10pm last night.

# fatalities - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

Eight dead, over a dozen injured after truck strikes pedestrians in New York City terror attack
# Fatalities
# Fatalities

Eight dead, over a dozen injured after truck strikes pedestrians in New York City terror attack

Oct 31st 2017, 10:00 PM 201,358 Views 239 Comments

“We were not afraid after 9/11 and we’re not going to be afraid now.”

# fatalities - Thursday 26 October, 2017

At least four people dead in train crash in southern Finland
# Fatalities
# Fatalities

At least four people dead in train crash in southern Finland

Oct 26th 2017, 9:20 AM 10,925 Views 0 Comments

Eight people who were injured have been taken to hospital.

# fatalities - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Three generations of the same family died in devastating Mayo crash
# Tributes
# Tributes

Three generations of the same family died in devastating Mayo crash

Sep 12th 2017, 8:41 AM 21,110 Views 11 Comments

Five people died on Irish roads yesterday.

# fatalities - Monday 11 September, 2017

Eight dead following a shooting at a Texas home
# Fatalities
# Fatalities

Eight dead following a shooting at a Texas home

Sep 11th 2017, 8:50 AM 15,289 Views 30 Comments

All of those killed and injured were believed to be adults.

# fatalities - Saturday 22 October, 2016

55 people killed, hundreds injured in Cameroon train derailment
# Cameroon
# Cameroon

55 people killed, hundreds injured in Cameroon train derailment

Oct 22nd 2016, 11:16 AM 6,573 Views 2 Comments

The train was crammed with people due to road traffic disruption between two cities.

# fatalities - Monday 23 May, 2016

Three climbers die on Everest in the space of three days
# Himalayan Tragedy
# Himalayan Tragedy

Three climbers die on Everest in the space of three days

May 23rd 2016, 12:12 PM 18,953 Views 19 Comments

The latest fatality is an Indian climber.

# fatalities - Friday 2 October, 2015

Clampdown on drivers, cyclists and pedestrians running red lights with over 2,500 caught so far
# Safer Roads
# Safer Roads

Clampdown on drivers, cyclists and pedestrians running red lights with over 2,500 caught so far

Oct 2nd 2015, 12:48 PM 19,460 Views 67 Comments

One red light camera has caught over 150 cars breaking a red light since June.

# fatalities - Sunday 7 June, 2015

133 drivers in fatal crashes were not breathalysed last year
# Road Deaths
# Road Deaths

133 drivers in fatal crashes were not breathalysed last year

Jun 7th 2015, 8:00 AM 9,793 Views 24 Comments

The majority of drivers received fatal injuries at the scene.

# fatalities - Sunday 12 April, 2015

Four people have died in separate road crashes since yesterday evening
# Road Death
# Road Death

Four people have died in separate road crashes since yesterday evening

Apr 12th 2015, 12:02 PM 25,878 Views 31 Comments

A man has been arrested following one of the deaths in Strabane, Tyrone.

# fatalities - Monday 23 March, 2015

Mayo's roads are being blessed - but there are no miracles expected
# Fatalities
# Fatalities

Mayo's roads are being blessed - but there are no miracles expected

Mar 23rd 2015, 5:55 PM 19,160 Views 105 Comments

Mayo is following in the footsteps of Australia, where the blessing takes place in certain areas each year.

# fatalities - Monday 26 January, 2015

Rise in cycling came with an increased number of deaths - are we ready for so many bikes?
# Bike Friendly
# Bike Friendly

Rise in cycling came with an increased number of deaths - are we ready for so many bikes?

Jan 26th 2015, 5:30 PM 17,390 Views 115 Comments

A count of cycle traffic in Dublin city from 2011 to 2013 shows a jump of 20,000 cyclists.

# fatalities - Friday 9 May, 2014

One dead, 30 injured as a series of earthquakes hit southern Pakistan
# 5.0 Magnitude
# 5.0 Magnitude

One dead, 30 injured as a series of earthquakes hit southern Pakistan

May 9th 2014, 8:00 AM 3,911 Views 3 Comments

One of the quakes struck at the relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometres.

# fatalities - Saturday 14 September, 2013

Two men shot dead in County Antrim named by police
# Shooting
# Shooting

Two men shot dead in County Antrim named by police

Sep 14th 2013, 10:39 AM 6,114 Views 6 Comments

Arthur Gibson aged 61 and Michael Murphy aged 37 were found dead on a farm in Glenarm yesterday afternoon.

Nine-year-old child and elderly woman die in house fire in Wexford
# Enniscorthy
# Enniscorthy

Nine-year-old child and elderly woman die in house fire in Wexford

Sep 14th 2013, 10:16 AM 12,712 Views 26 Comments

A man was also recovered from the scene and was taken to hospital in Dublin.

# fatalities - Tuesday 30 July, 2013

No fatalities after massive Florida gas plant blasts
# Blue Rhino
# Blue Rhino

No fatalities after massive Florida gas plant blasts

Jul 30th 2013, 8:13 AM 3,830 Views 1 Comment

Massive blasts ripped through the Blue Rhino propane plant late last night.

# fatalities - Saturday 9 March, 2013

Farmers' association urges caution as busy farms signal rise in accidents
# Farm Safety
# Farm Safety

Farmers' association urges caution as busy farms signal rise in accidents

Mar 9th 2013, 7:00 AM 4,198 Views 4 Comments

Last year, 21 people died in farm related incidents, mainly injured by equipment and livestock.

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