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# roads - Thursday 6 August, 2020

August bank holiday: Gardaí detect 160 drink and drug drivers and a motorist clocked at 203 km/h

Four people died on the country’s roads over the weekend with 10 people suffering serious injuries.

# roads - Sunday 2 August, 2020

Motorcyclist dies in crash at Wexford roundabout

The crash happened at about 7.15 am at the Frankfort Roundabout, near Camolin.

# roads - Thursday 30 July, 2020

Man critical and two others seriously injured as car crashes into ditch on the Beara Peninsula

The incident happened at about 6.10 pm this evening.

# roads - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

Witness appeal after two young people killed in collision between car and truck in Co Meath

The collision happened at around 1.10pm at Dunmoe, Navan.

# roads - Monday 18 May, 2020

Motorcyclist killed in crash on M1 in north Dublin

The crash happened yesterday evening.

# roads - Sunday 1 March, 2020

Teenage passenger killed as car crashes into wall in Galway

The single-vehicle incident happened near Oughterard at about 1.15am this morning.

# roads - Saturday 29 February, 2020

Three people killed in serious road crash in Co. Louth

The crash happened near the border at Carrickcarnon.

# roads - Saturday 4 January, 2020

N24 Tipperary to Limerick road closed after crash involving a van and three motorbikes

Gardaí are at the scene and diversions are in place.

# roads - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

A bridge too far? A medieval city left with a "token" wall

In the third part of Noteworthy’s investigation, we delve into the issues surrounding the controversial demolition of two historic houses and the gable wall that remains “encased in a tomb of steel girders”.

# roads - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

A bridge too far? "It looked like the river bed was being devastated"

In the second part of Noteworthy’s investigation, we reveal that residual limestone aggregate remains in the protected River Nore following construction of a bridge that left the community of Kilkenny City divided.

# roads - Monday 16 December, 2019

A bridge too far? The inside story of the road scheme that divided a city

In the first part of Noteworthy’s investigation, we reveal the cost of the bridge more than doubled while Kilkenny County Council paid €7 million for two buildings in the centre of Kilkenny that are now valued at just €400,000.

# roads - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Shane Ross announces 41 new train carriages as well as €447 million roads upgrade

Ross said that the train carriages will enter servive by 2021.

# roads - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

€241 million to be spent building dual carriageway and improving roads in Mayo

The project is the largest investment of public money in Co Mayo in the history of the State.

# roads - Sunday 13 October, 2019

Cyclist seriously injured and driver arrested after crash on the Ring of Kerry

The driver of the car was arrested by investigating garda for suspected dangerous driving.

# roads - Friday 27 September, 2019

Motorists urged to 'respect speed limits' as strike by speed camera van operators to go ahead

The 24-hour strike takes place from 6am tomorrow.

# roads - Saturday 17 August, 2019

Busier roads mean more crashes on the M50, but what junctions see the most serious collisions?

New figures spell out where incidents take place in the busy ring road.

# roads - Friday 2 August, 2019

Using the M7 this bank holiday? All three lanes are now open as upgrade works near completion

The 14 km stretch runs from junction 7 to junction 9.

# roads - Sunday 7 July, 2019

Woman killed and two children hospitalised in two-car Laois crash

Two others were also taken to hospital after the collision.

E-scooters are flooding city streets worldwide, so just how green are they?

THe scooters can be driven door to door and avoid the need for parking spaces.

# roads - Thursday 4 July, 2019

Man hospitalised after taxi and Viking Splash Tours vehicle crash in Dublin

The incident happened on Winetavern Street at 10.45am.

# roads - Sunday 2 June, 2019

Emergency services at scene of collision in Howth

Motorists are advised to expect delays in the area.

# roads - Friday 17 May, 2019

Motorcyclist in hospital after Dublin hit-and-run

The incident happened last Thursday night.

# roads - Sunday 12 May, 2019

Man (80s) dies after being struck by car in Roscommon

The driver later presented himself to gardaí.

# roads - Thursday 9 May, 2019

Cyclist injured by hit-and-run driver in Dublin

The man was taken to hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries.

# roads - Saturday 4 May, 2019

Driver clocked at 157 km/h on the M9 tests positive for cocaine, opiates and cannabis

A follow up search of the car led to a €40,000 drug seizure.

# roads - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

Elderly man dies after his car hits pole in Fermoy

The crash happened shortly after 2pm this afternoon.

# roads - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

Young man dies in two-car crash in Carlow

The collision happened on the Tullow to Carlow road.

# roads - Sunday 14 April, 2019

Member of public helps gardaí arrest dangerous driver who had no licence or insurance

The driver, who crashed into a barrier, was arrested on suspicion of drink driving.

# roads - Sunday 7 April, 2019

Pedestrian dies after being hit by car in rural Wicklow

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

# roads - Saturday 6 April, 2019

Woman dies in crash between car and van in Co. Meath

The crash happened yesterday evening at 9pm.

# roads - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

All cars sold after 2022 must have speed-limiting technology, EU says

It is part of a string of new measures proposed by the EU to help improve road safety.

# roads - Monday 18 March, 2019

Motorcyclist killed in road crash in south Dublin

The man in his 40s was involved in a single vehicle collision at 7am this morning.

# roads - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

Man dies after his car crashes into bridge wall in rural Sligo

The crash happened on the Tubbercurry Road in the Doomore area.

# roads - Friday 8 February, 2019

Man (50s) killed in Wexford road collision between van and truck

The fatal collision occurred at 7.25am this morning.

# roads - Thursday 24 January, 2019

Woman in her 30s killed and man injured in multiple vehicle crash on the M50

Gardaí appealed to the public not to share images of the crash site online.

# roads - Monday 21 January, 2019

Most Irish people think there shouldn't be an upper age-limit for drivers

A further 38% said there should be an age limit, but disagreed on what the maximum age for drivers should be.

# roads - Friday 18 January, 2019

Zero-degree temperatures forecast as Gardaí warn drivers of slippery roads

Tonight and on Sunday night, temperatures could fall to zero or sub zero in some areas.

# roads - Sunday 30 December, 2018

Man dies after crash between two motorbikes and a car in west Limerick

The crash happened shortly before 1pm this afternoon.

# roads - Thursday 27 December, 2018

Man dies after being struck by car in Longford

The collision occurred at 7pm yesterday.

# roads - Sunday 23 December, 2018

31-year-old man killed in Laois car crash

The car the man was driving struck a tree this morning.

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