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# roads - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

Eight road deaths in four days: Are garda numbers and the housing crisis making things worse?
# Road Safety
# Road Safety

Eight road deaths in four days: Are garda numbers and the housing crisis making things worse?

Oct 25th 2016, 4:02 PM 20,821 Views 53 Comments

The Road Safety Authority is worried about an increasing trend.

# roads - Saturday 22 October, 2016

9 Very Irish Road Directions... And What They Really Mean
# Down The Way
From The Daily Edge
# Down The Way

9 Very Irish Road Directions... And What They Really Mean

Oct 22nd 2016, 11:00 AM 3,449 Views 0 Comments

Straight round the roundabout there lad.

# roads - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

'Preventable' death of young student by hit-and-run driver was 'due to multiple garda failings'
# Monaghan
# Monaghan

'Preventable' death of young student by hit-and-run driver was 'due to multiple garda failings'

Oct 12th 2016, 1:43 PM 24,372 Views 0 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has agreed to meet the mother of the man.

# roads - Thursday 6 October, 2016

"I don't know how we can cope without her" - Father pays tribute after daughter (16) dies in crash
# Waterford
# Waterford

"I don't know how we can cope without her" - Father pays tribute after daughter (16) dies in crash

Oct 6th 2016, 8:07 PM 73,199 Views 58 Comments

Three others were injured in the incident.

# roads - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

Man dies in Galway car crash
# Road Death
# Road Death

Man dies in Galway car crash

Sep 20th 2016, 9:39 AM 17,782 Views 1 Comment

The crash happened on the R363 yesterday afternoon.

# roads - Thursday 8 September, 2016

Bus unions may consider ramping up strike action
# Fresh Talks
# Fresh Talks

Bus unions may consider ramping up strike action

Sep 8th 2016, 7:00 PM 14,508 Views 32 Comments

A union official said that if workers on the picket say they want to escalate action,he will bring to talks next week.

Three cyclists have died on Irish roads in the past few weeks
# Staying Safe
# Staying Safe

Three cyclists have died on Irish roads in the past few weeks

Sep 8th 2016, 6:05 AM 16,381 Views 89 Comments

Is it safe out there on a bike?

# roads - Thursday 11 August, 2016

Man dies after he's hit by SUV in Louth
# Roads
# Roads

Man dies after he's hit by SUV in Louth

Aug 11th 2016, 8:03 AM 18,720 Views 11 Comments

The collision happened on the main Drogheda to Slane road.

# roads - Monday 8 August, 2016

Seven people, including three children, injured in three car crash
# Bray
# Bray

Seven people, including three children, injured in three car crash

Aug 8th 2016, 9:24 AM 25,531 Views 10 Comments

The children, all girls, were taken to Our Lady’s Hospital for sick children, Crumlin.

# roads - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

Young man dies after his car crashes in rural Tipperary
# Roads
# Roads

Young man dies after his car crashes in rural Tipperary

Aug 2nd 2016, 4:09 PM 23,769 Views 1 Comment

The crash happened this afternoon.

# roads - Sunday 31 July, 2016

Ten people injured in three-car Kilkenny collision
# Danville
# Danville

Ten people injured in three-car Kilkenny collision

Jul 31st 2016, 12:06 PM 32,365 Views 14 Comments

One man was seriously injured.

# roads - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

Father and son die in Limerick crash shortly after boy's mother was stabbed in her home
# Roads
# Roads

Father and son die in Limerick crash shortly after boy's mother was stabbed in her home

Jul 19th 2016, 10:47 AM 50,702 Views 23 Comments

The man and the 3-year-old boy were killed in the head-on collision this morning, shortly after gardaí were called to a house in Limerick where a woman had been assaulted.

# roads - Sunday 17 July, 2016

A two-year-old boy has died after he was hit by a car in Derry
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

A two-year-old boy has died after he was hit by a car in Derry

Jul 17th 2016, 8:40 PM 15,402 Views 6 Comments

The crash happened this afternoon at about 1.15pm.

# roads - Thursday 14 July, 2016

Lucky escape for woman after car entered water at Carlingford slipway
# Louth
# Louth

Lucky escape for woman after car entered water at Carlingford slipway

Jul 14th 2016, 6:10 PM 34,028 Views 23 Comments

Emergency services have been praised for their swift response.

# roads - Monday 11 July, 2016

Major anti-drinking driving blitz launched as road deaths jump 15% in a year
# Road Safety
# Road Safety

Major anti-drinking driving blitz launched as road deaths jump 15% in a year

Jul 11th 2016, 8:01 AM 19,404 Views 55 Comments

A total of 87 people have died on the roads so far this year, 10 more than in 2015.

# roads - Friday 8 July, 2016

Are you an eFlow customer? A dispute means that soon your tag won't work at 3 toll booths
# Toll Booths
# Toll Booths

Are you an eFlow customer? A dispute means that soon your tag won't work at 3 toll booths

Jul 8th 2016, 11:12 AM 41,596 Views 18 Comments

It is thought about 80,000 customers will be affected by the dispute.

# roads - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

Life on the old roads: What happens when Ireland's rural towns get bypassed?
# The M7
# The M7

Life on the old roads: What happens when Ireland's rural towns get bypassed?

Jul 5th 2016, 6:05 AM 31,547 Views 55 Comments

Motorways are convenient, but there are also downsides.

# roads - Saturday 2 July, 2016

"We want our village back": Phibsborough calls for change after decades of neglect
# New Views
# New Views

"We want our village back": Phibsborough calls for change after decades of neglect

Jul 2nd 2016, 8:30 AM 23,609 Views 48 Comments

A project called Reimagining Phibsborough is trying to bring about change.

# roads - Sunday 19 June, 2016

Appeal for witnesses after woman (25) dies in collision
# Meath
# Meath

Appeal for witnesses after woman (25) dies in collision

Jun 19th 2016, 7:42 AM 20,807 Views 6 Comments

The woman was seriously injured and later was pronounced dead.

# roads - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Driver who killed cyclist after breaking red light was already banned from driving
# Sentencing
# Sentencing

Driver who killed cyclist after breaking red light was already banned from driving

Jun 16th 2016, 7:14 PM 36,801 Views 50 Comments

Eugene Maher died from head injuries hours after being struck by a car driven by Christopher Coleman.

# roads - Friday 10 June, 2016

69-year-old killed after his motorcycle hit a pole
# Laois
# Laois

69-year-old killed after his motorcycle hit a pole

Jun 10th 2016, 4:00 PM 12,714 Views 4 Comments

No one else was injured in the collision.

# roads - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

Alcohol was a factor in 330 fatal road collisions in four years
# Road Deaths
# Road Deaths

Alcohol was a factor in 330 fatal road collisions in four years

Jun 1st 2016, 1:14 PM 8,837 Views 47 Comments

There were 983 fatal collisions on Irish roads between 2008 and 2012.

# roads - Sunday 29 May, 2016

Kerry teenager in serious condition in hospital after motorbike crash
# Tarbert
# Tarbert

Kerry teenager in serious condition in hospital after motorbike crash

May 29th 2016, 8:08 PM 23,531 Views 6 Comments

The young man was rushed to University Hospital Limerick

# roads - Monday 23 May, 2016

Man in his 50s dies after car collides with fence in Monaghan
# Monaghan
# Monaghan

Man in his 50s dies after car collides with fence in Monaghan

May 23rd 2016, 6:56 AM 11,005 Views 2 Comments

The female passenger was uninjured.

# roads - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

Young man in his early 20s dies in two-car crash in Cork
# Roads
# Roads

Young man in his early 20s dies in two-car crash in Cork

May 18th 2016, 6:58 AM 28,286 Views 14 Comments

Six others were taken to hospital after the collision.

# roads - 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 29,379 Views 3 Comments

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

# roads - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

Man who walked along the M50 before hijacking a car and attacking gardaí jailed
# Courts
# Courts

Man who walked along the M50 before hijacking a car and attacking gardaí jailed

May 11th 2016, 5:51 PM 22,566 Views 39 Comments

He said he wanted to take a car to see what it felt like to be rich.

These new symbols will direct motorists when the M50 is closed after an accident
# Signposted
# Signposted

These new symbols will direct motorists when the M50 is closed after an accident

May 11th 2016, 3:00 PM 109,392 Views 42 Comments

The symbols will be added to existing road signs and will direct people along the correct diversion.

# roads - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Man dies in road crash this morning in Waterford
# Road Deaths
# Road Deaths

Man dies in road crash this morning in Waterford

May 10th 2016, 10:18 AM 19,330 Views 4 Comments

Diversions are in place on the N25 where the crash happened.

# roads - 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 15,822 Views 6 Comments

A man has been arrested.

# roads - 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 15,731 Views 7 Comments

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

# roads - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

Two elderly women die in separate road crashes in Tipperary and Dublin
# Roads
# Roads

Two elderly women die in separate road crashes in Tipperary and Dublin

May 4th 2016, 3:49 PM 26,383 Views 2 Comments

Both incidents happened this afternoon at about 1pm.

# roads - Monday 25 April, 2016

Good news for cyclists? Tralee-Dingle road widening plan gets green light
# Kerry
# Kerry

Good news for cyclists? Tralee-Dingle road widening plan gets green light

Apr 25th 2016, 5:58 PM 14,648 Views 33 Comments

The upgrade will see a cycleway added to each side of the scenic N86 road.

# roads - Saturday 23 April, 2016

Cyclist killed after early morning collision in Co Louth
# Birch's Lane
# Birch's Lane

Cyclist killed after early morning collision in Co Louth

Apr 23rd 2016, 10:53 AM 19,915 Views 0 Comments

The man in his 50s was pronounced dead at the scene.

# roads - 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 14,776 Views 13 Comments

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

# roads - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Young woman charged with dangerous driving asks for passport to be returned
# Courts
# Courts

Young woman charged with dangerous driving asks for passport to be returned

Apr 12th 2016, 1:59 PM 43,706 Views 0 Comments

Dayna Kearney’s four friends died in the crash in January 2015.

# roads - Monday 4 April, 2016

Port Tunnel closed as truck catches fire
# Closed
# Closed

Port Tunnel closed as truck catches fire

Apr 4th 2016, 7:07 PM 20,025 Views 18 Comments

The closure is affecting traffic around Dublin.

# roads - Monday 28 March, 2016

Five cars involved in accident after 'freak' sleet storm in Cork
# Junction 17
# Junction 17

Five cars involved in accident after 'freak' sleet storm in Cork

Mar 28th 2016, 4:40 PM 58,347 Views 21 Comments

Locals reported that cars lost control due to the weather.

# roads - 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 33,943 Views 15 Comments

The crash happened outside Dunboyne this afternoon.

# roads - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

Woman seriously injured after collision between bicycle and truck
# Dublin
# Dublin

Woman seriously injured after collision between bicycle and truck

Mar 23rd 2016, 5:55 PM 41,470 Views 51 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for information.