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#Tragedy

# tragedy - Saturday 10 September, 2022

Five dead after boat capsizes in possible collision with whale in New Zealand
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Five dead after boat capsizes in possible collision with whale in New Zealand

Sep 10th 2022, 1:24 PM 22,210 Views 0 Comments

Police said the 28ft boat overturned near the South Island town of Kaikoura.

# tragedy - Thursday 1 September, 2022

Hundreds attend vigil for two boys who died in Lough Enagh tragedy
# Derry
# Derry

Hundreds attend vigil for two boys who died in Lough Enagh tragedy

Sep 1st 2022, 10:47 PM 13,582 Views 2 Comments

Reuven Simon and Joseph Sebastian were swimming at the lough on Monday when they got into difficulty.

# tragedy - Sunday 28 August, 2022

'A young life needlessly ended': Funeral of Dylan McCarthy takes place in Limerick
# Tribute
# Tribute

'A young life needlessly ended': Funeral of Dylan McCarthy takes place in Limerick

Aug 28th 2022, 7:44 PM 29,098 Views 0 Comments

McCarthy sustained fatal injuries when attacked by several men last week.

# tragedy - Thursday 11 August, 2022

Man (30s) drowns in Carlow swimming tragedy
# River Barrow
# River Barrow

Man (30s) drowns in Carlow swimming tragedy

Aug 11th 2022, 12:26 PM 22,480 Views 1 Comment

A member of the public removed the man from the River Barrow and attempted to resuscitate him.

# tragedy - Friday 5 August, 2022

Brother and sister who died after getting into difficulty in Ballybunion named locally
# Kerry Tragedy
# Kerry Tragedy

Brother and sister who died after getting into difficulty in Ballybunion named locally

Updated Aug 5th 2022, 4:18 PM 50,636 Views 6 Comments

The two people who died were siblings – a man in his 50s and a woman in her 60s.

# tragedy - Friday 1 July, 2022

Migrants recount their journeys to US following Texas truck deaths
# SAN ANTONIO
# SAN ANTONIO

Migrants recount their journeys to US following Texas truck deaths

Jul 1st 2022, 8:27 AM 10,007 Views 2 Comments

53 migrants died this week after the trailer they were in was abandoned in Texas.

# tragedy - Wednesday 29 June, 2022

Authorities face 'difficult process' to identify victims in Texas lorry trailer deaths
# Death Toll
# Death Toll

Authorities face 'difficult process' to identify victims in Texas lorry trailer deaths

Updated Jun 29th 2022, 4:34 PM 12,311 Views 7 Comments

Dozens of bodies were discovered in a truck on the outskirts of San Antonio on the US/Mexico border on Monday.

# tragedy - Saturday 18 June, 2022

Tyrone hurling star Damian Casey dies aged 29
# Tragedy
From The42
# Tragedy

Tyrone hurling star Damian Casey dies aged 29

Jun 18th 2022, 8:52 AM 101,834 Views 15 Comments

‘Someone who brought honour, delight and simple, straightforward gladness to our whole county, and far beyond, is gone and it’s so hard to take in.’

# tragedy - Wednesday 13 April, 2022

At least 10 killed as lorry and tourist bus collide in Egypt
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

At least 10 killed as lorry and tourist bus collide in Egypt

Apr 13th 2022, 3:59 PM 10,767 Views 1 Comment

The crash happened on a road about 27 miles south of the city of Aswan

# tragedy - Friday 7 January, 2022

Irishman dies while trying to save his son who slipped into rapids in Australia
# Queensland
# Queensland

Irishman dies while trying to save his son who slipped into rapids in Australia

Jan 7th 2022, 10:07 AM 62,496 Views 12 Comments

The 49-year-old father-of-three Cassan Cowman jumped in after his son on 2nd January.

# tragedy - Tuesday 2 November, 2021

Las Vegas Raiders receiver Ruggs faces charges after deadly drink-driving crash
# Tragedy
From The42
# Tragedy

Las Vegas Raiders receiver Ruggs faces charges after deadly drink-driving crash

Nov 2nd 2021, 9:09 PM 12,288 Views 0 Comments

Ruggs’ Corvette sports car slammed the back of an SUV, leaving one person dead.

# tragedy - Friday 2 July, 2021

Man dies in Sligo mountain cliff fall as rescue team saves the life of climbing partner
# Sligo
# Sligo

Man dies in Sligo mountain cliff fall as rescue team saves the life of climbing partner

Jul 2nd 2021, 1:18 PM 56,302 Views 3 Comments

The scene of the incident is close to the scenic Diarmuid and Gráinne caves.

# tragedy - Sunday 23 May, 2021

13 people killed in Italian cable car fall
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

13 people killed in Italian cable car fall

Updated May 23rd 2021, 5:23 PM 62,284 Views 20 Comments

The cable car had recently reopened after Covid-19 restrictions eased.

# tragedy - Tuesday 4 May, 2021

Stabbing attack at Brazil daycare kills three children and two staff
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Stabbing attack at Brazil daycare kills three children and two staff

May 4th 2021, 10:36 PM 24,915 Views 14 Comments

Three days of mourning have been declared.

# tragedy - Saturday 3 April, 2021

85-year-old woman dies after attack by two dogs from neighbour's house in the UK
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

85-year-old woman dies after attack by two dogs from neighbour's house in the UK

Apr 3rd 2021, 12:22 PM 73,842 Views 27 Comments

A 43-year-old man was arrested in connection with the incident.

# tragedy - Thursday 4 March, 2021

Funeral takes place for two brothers killed in murder-suicide
# RIP
# RIP

Funeral takes place for two brothers killed in murder-suicide

Mar 4th 2021, 3:58 PM 39,799 Views 12 Comments

Willie, 66, and Paddy Hennessy, 60, are believed to have been killed by their younger brother Johnny, 59.

# tragedy - Friday 20 November, 2020

Jeremy Kyle 'may have caused or contributed to death' of TV show guest – UK coroner
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Jeremy Kyle 'may have caused or contributed to death' of TV show guest – UK coroner

Nov 20th 2020, 2:07 PM 39,338 Views 0 Comments

Steve Dymond is suspected of having taken his own life after failing a lie detector test on the show.

# tragedy - Tuesday 27 October, 2020

Two children among four dead after migrant boat sinks off French coast
# English Channel
# English Channel

Two children among four dead after migrant boat sinks off French coast

Oct 27th 2020, 5:58 PM 17,418 Views 4 Comments

It is believed to be the single biggest loss of life during the current migrant crisis.

# tragedy - Monday 13 July, 2020

Brother of Spurs defender Serge Aurier shot dead in France
# Tragedy
From The42
# Tragedy

Brother of Spurs defender Serge Aurier shot dead in France

Jul 13th 2020, 11:00 AM 11,525 Views 1 Comment

Christopher Aurier was fatally wounded when he was shot in an incident in Toulouse.

# tragedy - Monday 6 July, 2020

Brothers who died in Tipperary diving tragedy named as Fergus and Philip Brophy
# Portroe
# Portroe

Brothers who died in Tipperary diving tragedy named as Fergus and Philip Brophy

Jul 6th 2020, 7:19 AM 46,186 Views 5 Comments

The brothers died while diving at the Portroe Dive Centre.

# tragedy - Thursday 9 April, 2020

Body of Robert F. Kennedy's 8-year-old great-grandson recovered after canoe trip accident
# The Kennedys
# The Kennedys

Body of Robert F. Kennedy's 8-year-old great-grandson recovered after canoe trip accident

Apr 9th 2020, 7:59 AM 46,442 Views 18 Comments

Maeve Kennedy McKean and her eight-year-old son, Gideon went missing last Thursday while canoeing.

# tragedy - Monday 24 February, 2020

Kobe Bryant's widow sues helicopter company over fatal crash
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Kobe Bryant's widow sues helicopter company over fatal crash

Feb 24th 2020, 10:48 PM 32,783 Views 17 Comments

The basketball star and his 13-year-old daughter were among the victims of last month’s helicopter crash.

# tragedy - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Two Northern Irish properties searched in Essex tragedy investigation
# Armagh
# Armagh

Two Northern Irish properties searched in Essex tragedy investigation

Oct 24th 2019, 7:10 AM 17,185 Views 19 Comments

The driver, who is from Armagh, has been arrested.

Focus turns to Balkans-based trafficking gangs and potential Irish links after Essex tragedy
# Mass Murder
# Mass Murder

Focus turns to Balkans-based trafficking gangs and potential Irish links after Essex tragedy

Oct 24th 2019, 12:05 AM 50,891 Views 45 Comments

Mo Robinson (25) from Armagh was arrested on suspicion of mass murder.

# tragedy - Saturday 31 August, 2019

Racing driver Anthoine Hubert dies after Formula Two crash
# Tragedy
From The42
# Tragedy

Racing driver Anthoine Hubert dies after Formula Two crash

Aug 31st 2019, 8:48 PM 7,413 Views 7 Comments

The Frenchman, who was set for a bright future in the sport, has died at the age of 22.

# tragedy - Thursday 15 August, 2019

'People are devastated and heartbroken': Nóra Quoirin mourned as autopsy reveals no evidence of violence
# Malaysia
# Malaysia

'People are devastated and heartbroken': Nóra Quoirin mourned as autopsy reveals no evidence of violence

Updated Aug 15th 2019, 10:30 PM 159,656 Views 115 Comments

The family’s lawyer has said it is too early to rule out a criminal element in the case.

# tragedy - Thursday 25 July, 2019

Argentinian Santillan becomes second fighter to die in devastating week for boxing
# Tragic
From The42
# Tragic

Argentinian Santillan becomes second fighter to die in devastating week for boxing

Jul 25th 2019, 6:28 PM 36,098 Views 32 Comments

The 23-year-old passed away in the early hours of Thursday morning.

# tragedy - Sunday 14 July, 2019

Motorcyclist (34) dies after crash in Westmeath road race
# Walderstown Road Races
# Walderstown Road Races

Motorcyclist (34) dies after crash in Westmeath road race

Jul 14th 2019, 4:43 PM 39,859 Views 11 Comments

The man was airlifted to a Dublin hospital after the crash where he was later pronounced dead.

# tragedy - Monday 1 July, 2019

Man found dead in London garden 'fell from landing gear of Heathrow-bound airplane'
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Man found dead in London garden 'fell from landing gear of Heathrow-bound airplane'

Jul 1st 2019, 6:45 PM 83,104 Views 46 Comments

It’s believed the man was a stowaway on a flight from Kenya.

# tragedy - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

Tiger Woods named in wrongful death lawsuit involving former employee
# Tragedy
From The42
# Tragedy

Tiger Woods named in wrongful death lawsuit involving former employee

May 14th 2019, 6:08 PM 12,703 Views 0 Comments

The golf star has expressed his sorrow at the death of Nicholas Immesberger, once a bartender at his Florida restaurant.

Five dead and one missing after sightseeing planes collide in mid-air in Alaska
# Ketchikan
# Ketchikan

Five dead and one missing after sightseeing planes collide in mid-air in Alaska

May 14th 2019, 7:17 AM 16,203 Views 4 Comments

Helicopters and boats were deployed by the Coast Guard for the search-and-rescue operation.

# tragedy - Sunday 28 April, 2019

Giants draft pick injured in shooting which saw his roommate killed
# Tragedy
From The42
# Tragedy

Giants draft pick injured in shooting which saw his roommate killed

Apr 28th 2019, 7:15 PM 11,103 Views 1 Comment

Corey Ballentine is expected to make a full recovery, but his former college team-mate Dwane Simmons has died.

# tragedy - Sunday 7 April, 2019

28-year-old Malaysian pro golfer Arie Irawan found dead in hotel room
# Tragedy
From The42
# Tragedy

28-year-old Malaysian pro golfer Arie Irawan found dead in hotel room

Apr 7th 2019, 4:27 PM 7,772 Views 0 Comments

He had been competing in China’s Sanya Championship, and the tournament has been cancelled as a mark of respect.

# tragedy - Saturday 30 March, 2019

'Two special angels': Husband pays emotional tribute at funeral of Marie Downey and infant son
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

'Two special angels': Husband pays emotional tribute at funeral of Marie Downey and infant son

Mar 30th 2019, 4:50 PM 52,728 Views 17 Comments

Marie Downey and her son Darragh died in tragic circumstances at a Cork hospital this week.

# tragedy - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

Mother of newborn baby found dead in Cork maternity hospital
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Mother of newborn baby found dead in Cork maternity hospital

Mar 26th 2019, 12:37 PM 76,604 Views 21 Comments

An investigation is underway and the cause of death is currently unknown.

# tragedy - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

Families of Christchurch victims face long wait for the return of their loved ones' bodies
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Families of Christchurch victims face long wait for the return of their loved ones' bodies

Mar 19th 2019, 1:45 PM 10,765 Views 10 Comments

Under Islamic custom, burials are to take place as soon as possible after death, which hasn’t been the case in this situation.

# tragedy - Wednesday 20 February, 2019

Emiliano Sala tragedy sparks unsavoury legal wrangle
# Dispute
From The42
# Dispute

Emiliano Sala tragedy sparks unsavoury legal wrangle

Feb 20th 2019, 3:06 PM 28,839 Views 18 Comments

The late footballer was buried at the age of 28 in the Argentine village of Progreso on Saturday.

# tragedy - Wednesday 6 February, 2019

Nantes considering legal action over €17 million Sala payment
# Tragedy
From The42
# Tragedy

Nantes considering legal action over €17 million Sala payment

Feb 6th 2019, 5:59 PM 13,662 Views 23 Comments

The French club completed the transfer of the Argentine striker before his plane crashed in the English channel.

# tragedy - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

Cardiff players reluctant to fly after Sala disappearance
# Fear
From The42
# Fear

Cardiff players reluctant to fly after Sala disappearance

Jan 30th 2019, 9:15 PM 6,817 Views 0 Comments

The club returned to action for the first time since the player’s disappearance on Tuesday in a 2-1 defeat at Arsenal.

# tragedy - Monday 14 January, 2019

Funeral hears haunting recording of Dawn Croke singing as her life and beauty is celebrated
# RIP
# RIP

Funeral hears haunting recording of Dawn Croke singing as her life and beauty is celebrated

Jan 14th 2019, 5:23 PM 52,388 Views 15 Comments

Her sister told the congregation that her partner had put an engagement ring on her finger after she died.

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