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#Road Death

# road-death - Friday 20 May, 2016

Elderly man killed in Galway after his car hit a tree
# Galway
# Galway

Elderly man killed in Galway after his car hit a tree

May 20th 2016, 9:08 PM 18,089 Views 3 Comments

The man was the sole occupant of the car and no one else was injured.

# road-death - Sunday 15 May, 2016

Young man dies after collision between motorcycle and lorry
# Derry
# Derry

Young man dies after collision between motorcycle and lorry

May 15th 2016, 2:48 PM 15,483 Views 1 Comment

A second male was taken to hospital with serious injuries following the incident, which happened in Derry.

# road-death - Friday 13 May, 2016

Two men killed in separate car crashes this morning
# Tipperary
# Tipperary

Two men killed in separate car crashes this morning

May 13th 2016, 5:20 PM 29,380 Views 3 Comments

Both crashes took place in separate locations within half an hour of each other.

# road-death - Monday 9 May, 2016

Man killed after motorbike and van collide
# Mayo
# Mayo

Man killed after motorbike and van collide

May 9th 2016, 11:26 AM 15,830 Views 6 Comments

A man has been arrested.

# road-death - Thursday 5 May, 2016

80-year-old man killed in Kilkenny road crash
# Kilkenny
# Kilkenny

80-year-old man killed in Kilkenny road crash

May 5th 2016, 11:02 PM 15,734 Views 7 Comments

A 59-year-old man was also seriously injured.

# road-death - Friday 15 April, 2016

Young man dies in Tipperary after his motorbike crashed into a sign
# Roads
# Roads

Young man dies in Tipperary after his motorbike crashed into a sign

Apr 15th 2016, 7:58 AM 14,782 Views 13 Comments

He is the 46th person to lose their life on Irish roads this year.

# road-death - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Motorcyclist killed in collision with truck
# Road Death
# Road Death

Motorcyclist killed in collision with truck

Mar 27th 2016, 7:48 PM 33,944 Views 15 Comments

The crash happened outside Dunboyne this afternoon.

# road-death - Friday 11 March, 2016

Man in his 30s found dead in his car by passing motorist
# Limerick
# Limerick

Man in his 30s found dead in his car by passing motorist

Mar 11th 2016, 1:51 PM 46,109 Views 1 Comment

The road was closed but has since reopened.

# road-death - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

'Willie was a true gentleman' - Tipperary councillor dies after being hit by car in Laois
# Willie Kennedy
# Willie Kennedy

'Willie was a true gentleman' - Tipperary councillor dies after being hit by car in Laois

Mar 8th 2016, 1:11 PM 31,175 Views 5 Comments

The popular local politician died from his injuries last night.

# road-death - Monday 29 February, 2016

Man in his 50s dies after car goes into ditch
# Limerick
# Limerick

Man in his 50s dies after car goes into ditch

Feb 29th 2016, 9:07 AM 17,944 Views 1 Comment

The road is currently closed to facilitate an examination.

# road-death - Saturday 13 February, 2016

Woman killed, four others injured in crash involving off duty garda
# Westmeath
# Westmeath

Woman killed, four others injured in crash involving off duty garda

Feb 13th 2016, 11:11 AM 31,035 Views 30 Comments

The deceased has been named as Jacqueline Wolohan from Coolock in Dublin.

# road-death - Thursday 4 February, 2016

'My Brendan was killed by a drunk driver - it left a desperate void in our lives'
# Brendan's Law
# Brendan's Law

'My Brendan was killed by a drunk driver - it left a desperate void in our lives'

Feb 4th 2016, 6:10 AM 19,772 Views 13 Comments

Christina Donnelly has been campaigning for stronger road safety laws and sentencing since the death of her son and his friend in 2009.

# road-death - Sunday 24 January, 2016

Man killed in single car accident in Co Fermanagh
# Enniskillen
# Enniskillen

Man killed in single car accident in Co Fermanagh

Jan 24th 2016, 5:43 PM 10,973 Views 0 Comments

The man’s Peugeot 306 came off the Sligo Road outside the town just before 1pm this afternoon.

# road-death - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

Man in his 70s dies after being hit by car
# Monaghan
# Monaghan

Man in his 70s dies after being hit by car

Jan 20th 2016, 9:10 PM 14,518 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí have sealed off the road and are investigating the scene.

# road-death - Sunday 17 January, 2016

Man in his 30s killed in car crash
# Roscrea
# Roscrea

Man in his 30s killed in car crash

Jan 17th 2016, 1:12 PM 23,952 Views 5 Comments

Four other men were taken to hospital.

# road-death - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Woman dies after being struck by van in Tipperary
# Tipperary
# Tipperary

Woman dies after being struck by van in Tipperary

Jan 12th 2016, 9:14 PM 22,052 Views 2 Comments

The driver of the van was not injured in the incident.

# road-death - Saturday 9 January, 2016

Young child dies after three-vehicle crash in Newry
# Hilltown Road
# Hilltown Road

Young child dies after three-vehicle crash in Newry

Jan 9th 2016, 3:22 PM 12,196 Views 3 Comments

Two women were also injured in the crash.

# road-death - Saturday 26 December, 2015

20-year-old woman killed as car strikes wall in Wexford
# Road Death
# Road Death

20-year-old woman killed as car strikes wall in Wexford

Dec 26th 2015, 7:03 PM 35,424 Views 10 Comments

No one else was injured in the incident today.

Teenager killed in three-vehicle road crash
# Cavan
# Cavan

Teenager killed in three-vehicle road crash

Dec 26th 2015, 11:00 AM 21,948 Views 13 Comments

The crash happened at Kilcogy early this morning.

Young man dies after being hit by a car in Carlow
# Roads
# Roads

Young man dies after being hit by a car in Carlow

Dec 26th 2015, 8:17 AM 24,798 Views 6 Comments

The incident happened yesterday evening on the R448 road between Carlow and Castledermot.

# road-death - Thursday 17 December, 2015

78-year-old woman dies after collision with truck in Cork
# Cork
# Cork

78-year-old woman dies after collision with truck in Cork

Dec 17th 2015, 5:34 PM 15,064 Views 4 Comments

No one else was injured in the incident.

# road-death - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Man arrested after Irish farmer killed in crash on Welsh motorway
# Wales
# Wales

Man arrested after Irish farmer killed in crash on Welsh motorway

Dec 15th 2015, 10:29 AM 34,809 Views 6 Comments

The 45-year-old suspect is currently on police bail.

# road-death - Saturday 12 December, 2015

Elderly man dies after being struck by jeep in Leitrim
# Leitrim
# Leitrim

Elderly man dies after being struck by jeep in Leitrim

Dec 12th 2015, 5:31 PM 19,886 Views 2 Comments

The man in his 80s was hit by the car this morning.

# road-death - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

Man in court after motorcyclist in his 20s killed in collision with van
# Kildare
# Kildare

Man in court after motorcyclist in his 20s killed in collision with van

Dec 9th 2015, 12:21 PM 30,180 Views 21 Comments

The van driver and a passenger were uninjured.

# road-death - Saturday 5 December, 2015

Young man passes away in hospital after being injured in Kildare crash
# Road Death
# Road Death

Young man passes away in hospital after being injured in Kildare crash

Dec 5th 2015, 2:02 PM 24,374 Views 1 Comment

The 21 year old was a back seat passenger in a car that crashed last week.

# road-death - Friday 20 November, 2015

Two men killed in separate collisions in Monaghan and Louth
# Road Deaths
# Road Deaths

Two men killed in separate collisions in Monaghan and Louth

Nov 20th 2015, 8:49 AM 15,008 Views 5 Comments

In the car crash in Louth, two people also sustained minor injuries.

# road-death - Thursday 5 November, 2015

Man in his 70s found dead in car on Galway city roundabout
# Martin Roundabout
# Martin Roundabout

Man in his 70s found dead in car on Galway city roundabout

Nov 5th 2015, 10:57 PM 44,024 Views 29 Comments

The car was in found in shrubbery on the Martin Roundabout – a large junction on the Old Dublin Road.

# road-death - Sunday 1 November, 2015

Pedestrian dies after being hit by a car in Thurles
# Tipperary
# Tipperary

Pedestrian dies after being hit by a car in Thurles

Nov 1st 2015, 7:44 AM 18,724 Views 6 Comments

The driver and three children in the car were uninjured.

# road-death - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Woman dies after two-car collision in Monaghan
# Clones Road
# Clones Road

Woman dies after two-car collision in Monaghan

Oct 28th 2015, 2:49 PM 11,899 Views 1 Comment

A man was also injured in the crash.

# road-death - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

Gardaí appeal for help identifying young man killed in Carlow collision
# Tullow
# Tullow

Gardaí appeal for help identifying young man killed in Carlow collision

Oct 27th 2015, 1:55 PM 24,109 Views 4 Comments

The incident occurred at 5am this morning.

# road-death - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

Driver dies after bus carrying 29 passengers goes into field
# Ardmore
# Ardmore

Driver dies after bus carrying 29 passengers goes into field

Oct 21st 2015, 10:01 AM 25,799 Views 6 Comments

The passengers were uninjured.

# road-death - Sunday 18 October, 2015

Man killed in early morning crash in Offaly
# Road Death
# Road Death

Man killed in early morning crash in Offaly

Oct 18th 2015, 8:26 AM 22,696 Views 4 Comments

The man’s jeep left the road and he was fatally injured in the collision.

# road-death - Saturday 17 October, 2015

Cyclist killed after being hit by a van
# Road Death
# Road Death

Cyclist killed after being hit by a van

Oct 17th 2015, 11:54 AM 26,983 Views 10 Comments

A second cyclist is in hospital.

# road-death - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Motorist in his 20s killed after collision with lorry in Westmeath
# Road Death
# Road Death

Motorist in his 20s killed after collision with lorry in Westmeath

Sep 23rd 2015, 9:07 PM 16,526 Views 16 Comments

The incident took place at around 4.55 pm this evening.

# road-death - Thursday 17 September, 2015

Truck driver in his 40s killed in Westmeath
# Mullingar
# Mullingar

Truck driver in his 40s killed in Westmeath

Sep 17th 2015, 10:38 PM 28,126 Views 14 Comments

The road is currently closed.

# road-death - Sunday 13 September, 2015

Man in his 30s killed after being hit by car on a motorway
# Road Death
# Road Death

Man in his 30s killed after being hit by car on a motorway

Sep 13th 2015, 8:14 AM 33,995 Views 22 Comments

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

# road-death - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

Man (50s) dies after motorcycle hits wall in Waterford
# Crash
# Crash

Man (50s) dies after motorcycle hits wall in Waterford

Sep 9th 2015, 7:21 PM 14,153 Views 9 Comments

He was rushed to hospital but pronounced dead a short time later.

# road-death - Saturday 15 August, 2015

Motorcyclist killed in Kerry road crash
# Kerry
# Kerry

Motorcyclist killed in Kerry road crash

Aug 15th 2015, 3:27 PM 18,035 Views 4 Comments

The crash happened this morning on the N70.

# road-death - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Motorcyclist dies after colliding with a Jeep in Blessington
# Wicklow
# Wicklow

Motorcyclist dies after colliding with a Jeep in Blessington

Aug 13th 2015, 9:09 AM 17,229 Views 13 Comments

Another motorcyclist was injured in the incident.

Man dies after falling off horse-drawn cart
# Wicklow
# Wicklow

Man dies after falling off horse-drawn cart

Aug 13th 2015, 8:05 AM 21,471 Views 8 Comments

The incident took place last night near Kilmacanogue.