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# n4 - Thursday 13 February, 2020

Man (40s) dies after crash involving car and truck in Sligo

The crash occurred this afternoon on the N4.

# n4 - Saturday 26 October, 2019

Man arrested on suspicion of drink driving after flashing lights at unmarked garda car

The man overtook the garda car at 130km per hour in an 80km per hour zone.

# n4 - Thursday 28 February, 2019

Pedestrian dies following collision with car in Co Westmeath

The incident took place on the N4 close to Mullingar at around 12.30am.

# n4 - Thursday 14 February, 2019

Garda sergeant disciplined for lobbying local politicians to make road safer Exclusive

The garda sergeant has been described by other members as a “staunchly proud community man”.

# n4 - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

'Possibly the worst road' in Ireland to get upgrade costing €150m

Between 1996 and 2018, there have been nine fatalities on that stretch of the N4.

# n4 - Monday 10 December, 2018

Man dies after collision between motorcycle and car

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses.

# n4 - Saturday 13 October, 2018

Man (20s) killed after his car hit a wall in Co Longford

The driver was the sole occupant of the car.

# n4 - Monday 23 July, 2018

Man hospitalised after serious crash in Longford

The incident happened near Newtownforbes on the N4 just after 3pm.

# n4 - Sunday 27 May, 2018

Man killed in three-car crash on N4 and six others taken to hospital

The man in his late 30s was pronounced dead at the scene.

# n4 - Monday 25 September, 2017

Man in his 30s killed after car veers into stone wall on dual carriageway

There was no one else travelling in the car at the time.

# n4 - Sunday 16 April, 2017

Driver tests positive for cocaine in one of first drug tests - was already banned for 10 years

Gardaí administered the test on the N4 in west Dublin last night.

# n4 - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Major delays after four car crash on main Dublin commuter route

Fire and Garda traffic services attended the scene of the crash this morning.

# n4 - Thursday 17 November, 2016

Dart delays and dangerous roads, with temperatures due to plummet to -4 this weekend

It will be freezing tonight in many places, according to Met Éireann.

# n4 - Monday 25 April, 2016

Woman dies in two-car collision in Westmeath

The N4 at Bunbrosna is currently closed and local diversions are in place.

# n4 - Monday 23 November, 2015

Driver arrested after gardaí find cannabis at scene of car crash

The 33-year-old man also received a courts summons for bald tyres.

# n4 - Saturday 17 January, 2015

Man arrested after three-car crash on N4

Another man in his 40s has been rushed to hospital.

# n4 - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

One person injured in multi-car collision in Longford

Diversions are in place.

# n4 - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Renewed appeal over missing man Anthony Carberry

The 50-year-old has not been seen since 18 July.

# n4 - Friday 20 December, 2013

New dual carriageway will replace treacherous stretch of Sligo-Dublin road

The N4 Action Group had erected 30 white crosses along the 10km stretch to mark the number of deaths on the road in recent years.

# n4 - Monday 30 April, 2012

Pedestrian hospitalised after being hit by a car in Dublin

The incident saw the N4 partially closed yesterday but it has since reopened.

# n4 - Wednesday 9 November, 2011

THERE HAS BEEN an oil spill on the M50 at the junction with the N4 Lucan road. It’s understood the spill was caused by a collision at around 9am.

A reduced number of lanes are now in operation and traffic is being disrupted. Emergency services are at the scene dealing with the spill.

# n4 - Saturday 12 March, 2011

Gardaí seek help in identifying road accident victim

A man was killed at around 4:30pm when he was struck by a van on the N4 in Roscommon – but he cannot be identified.