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#Tragedy

# 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 54,668 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 62,209 Views 21 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 24,844 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 73,740 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 39,670 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 38,522 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 17,395 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 11,480 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 46,135 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 46,338 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 32,759 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 17,149 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 50,833 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 7,376 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 159,607 Views 116 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 36,044 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 39,811 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 83,021 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 12,676 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 16,182 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 11,062 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 7,680 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 52,393 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 76,519 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 10,737 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 28,798 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 13,632 Views 22 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 6,780 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 52,273 Views 15 Comments

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

# tragedy - Wednesday 26 December, 2018

‘We didn’t want to play... We weren’t really given a choice’
# Tragedy
From The42
# Tragedy

‘We didn’t want to play... We weren’t really given a choice’

Dec 26th 2018, 9:00 AM 10,369 Views 5 Comments

The Liverpool players were numb and bewildered as they sat on the coach taking them away from Heysel Stadium

# tragedy - Sunday 23 December, 2018

Indonesia tsunami: Residents near volcano warned to stay away from beaches after 222 killed
# Disaster
# Disaster

Indonesia tsunami: Residents near volcano warned to stay away from beaches after 222 killed

Updated Dec 23rd 2018, 6:00 PM 31,669 Views 7 Comments

At least 843 people have been injured too, officials said.

# tragedy - Thursday 6 December, 2018

Cause of Leicester City helicopter crash revealed by investigators as accident report is published
# Tragedy
From The42
# Tragedy

Cause of Leicester City helicopter crash revealed by investigators as accident report is published

Dec 6th 2018, 4:33 PM 41,244 Views 17 Comments

A helicopter crash outside the King Power Stadium killed five people on board in October.

# tragedy - Monday 19 November, 2018

77 dead, 993 missing and 10,000 homes destroyed as California waits on rain
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

77 dead, 993 missing and 10,000 homes destroyed as California waits on rain

Nov 19th 2018, 7:53 AM 10,504 Views 3 Comments

Firefighters managed to expand containment to 65% of the 234-square-mile burn zone over the weekend.

# tragedy - Thursday 1 November, 2018

Leicester boss left 'numb' after 'one of the hardest weeks in the club's history'
# In Mourning
From The42
# In Mourning

Leicester boss left 'numb' after 'one of the hardest weeks in the club's history'

Nov 1st 2018, 5:50 PM 5,417 Views 0 Comments

Foxes manager Claude Puel says the Premier League side is still coming to terms with last weekend’s tragic helicopter crash.

# tragedy - Tuesday 30 October, 2018

Ranieri 'shaken' by death of Leicester's Thai boss
# Tragedy
From The42
# Tragedy

Ranieri 'shaken' by death of Leicester's Thai boss

Oct 30th 2018, 8:11 PM 5,209 Views 0 Comments

Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha died along with four others when his helicopter plummeted into a car park outside the King Power stadium.

# tragedy - Monday 29 October, 2018

'He made us champions': Leicester pays tribute to Thai owner
# Tragedy
From The42
# Tragedy

'He made us champions': Leicester pays tribute to Thai owner

Oct 29th 2018, 12:10 AM 28,019 Views 8 Comments

Four other people on the helicopter, including two members of Vichai’s staff, were also killed in the crash.

# tragedy - Thursday 26 July, 2018

'He was part of our family': Colleagues pay tribute to Irishman who died in Greek wildfires
# RIP
# RIP

'He was part of our family': Colleagues pay tribute to Irishman who died in Greek wildfires

Jul 26th 2018, 2:06 PM 23,339 Views 5 Comments

Brian O’Callaghan-Westropp got married last week and was on his honeymoon when deadly fires swept through the town of Mati.

Irishman who died in Greek wildfires praised for his 'no-nonsense, can-do' charity work
# RIP
# RIP

Irishman who died in Greek wildfires praised for his 'no-nonsense, can-do' charity work

Jul 26th 2018, 8:34 AM 29,944 Views 11 Comments

Brian O’Callaghan-Westropp was on his honeymoon when he and his wife Zoe Holohan were caught in the fires.

# tragedy - Monday 16 July, 2018

Irish teen who drowned tragically in Spanish lake named
# Joshua Osahon
# Joshua Osahon

Irish teen who drowned tragically in Spanish lake named

Jul 16th 2018, 2:02 PM 40,631 Views 4 Comments

Joshua Osahon from Portlaoise lost his life after going swimming in a lake in central Spain on Saturday afternoon.

# tragedy - Sunday 8 July, 2018

Skerries 100 race goes ahead, with entire prize fund to go to William Dunlop's family
# North Dublin
# North Dublin

Skerries 100 race goes ahead, with entire prize fund to go to William Dunlop's family

Jul 8th 2018, 12:19 PM 54,209 Views 30 Comments

32-year-old William Dunlop died tragically during practice for the racing event yesterday afternoon.

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