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Monday 27 March 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Tragedy

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# Tragedy
Girl (10) dies after plane diverts to Shannon with medical emergency
The child was treated by a doctor on the plane but was pronounced dead after landing.
# Buncrana Tragedy
Safety review of Donegal piers to begin after tragic death of family
Donegal County Council is to carry out the review.
# Tragedy
Chapecoense to be awarded Copa Sudamericana trophy
Chapecoense will be crowned Copa Sudamericana champions after a flight, carrying members of the first team, came down on Monday.
# Tragedy
'It's hard to keep going' - Fans flock to stadiums to mourn Chapecoense football team
Fans gathered at stadiums on the hour the team were due to play their cup match.
# Tragedy
Plane that crashed killing 71 people 'may have run out of fuel'
A Brazilian soccer team was among the passengers onboard the plane.
# Crash
Who are Chapecoense, the Brazilian team whose fairytale season turned into a tragedy?
The side were travelling to Colombia for the Copa Sudamericana final.
# Tragedy
'She was a lovely person': Tributes to Mayo woman who died after becoming ill on flight
The 30-year-old woman was on a flight home from a holiday with her fiancé.
# knockadoon
Remains of elderly couple found dead in Mayo released to family
Investigators are not looking for anyone else in relation to the deaths of two pensioners in Mayo.
# Tragedy
Tributes to PSNI officer who died after falling from horse during hunt
“Claire was in the prime of her life,” her Superintendent said today.
# the Mediterranean
29 migrants die in toxic pool of fuel and seawater off coast of Libya
The horrific discovery was made yesterday by a Doctors without Borders (MSF) rescue ship.
# Dreamworld
"Everyone was screaming" - Tragedy as four die at theme park in Australia
All of the deceased were adults aged between 32 and their early 40s.
# Parnell Street
Gardaí investigating incident where boy falls ill and dies in Dublin city centre
The cause of the boy’s death is still unknown.
# Tragedy
Families "devastated" after two Cork men die in car crash in Canada
Raymond McCann and Cathal Murphy died on Saturday morning after a car they were travelling in crashed.
# Douglas
Cork man collapses and dies while refereeing under-16s camogie match
The man has been described as a “young family man, who was always very respectful of the players” and “who always had a smile on his face”.
# coroner's inquest
"Insults towards the Stardust victims" submission delivered to Attorney General
The submission details all the “errors and omissions” of both the Keane Tribunal and the Coffey Review of the 1981 fire tragedy.
# Tragedy
'An extraordinarily traumatic event': Ambulance fire at Naas General may have been 'oxygen related'
One of the paramedics injured in the incident remains in hospital but he is expected to make a full recovery.
# Action on Cycling
Brother of cyclist killed in collision pays tribute to sister at Dublin protest
Today, a group of cyclists called on the Transport Minister Shane Ross to increase funding for cycling and walking.
# Ballybofey
Two women die in single vehicle crash in Donegal
The incident happened today at about 4.15pm.
# Limerick
"A terrible tragedy" - Community rallies around family after three-year-old girl dies in car crash
The crash took place yesterday evening on the M20 in Limerick.
# Tragedy
Three-year-old girl dies in car crash in Limerick
The girl’s twin brother was also injured in the incident but his condition is described as stable.
# Tragedy
Man falls to death in Stephen's Green Shopping Centre
The incident occurred at about 4.35pm today.
# Puerto Rico
Four-year-old Irish boy drowns in Caribbean pool
Police on the island have confirmed they are treating the incident as a tragic accident.
# Italy
'Don't be afraid to scream your suffering': Italy mourns victims of earthquake
Italy’s head of state earlier paid tribute to the “extraordinary effort” of more than 4,000 rescue professionals and volunteers who helped with the rescue effort.
# Lloret de Mar
Irish schoolboy dies days after being saved from drowning in Spanish pool
The boy got into difficulty last week.
# Syria
Omran Daqneesh's brother Ali has died in Aleppo, reports say
It’s reported he died from internal bleeding and organ damage after the 17 August bombing.
# Tragedy
'A real-life superhero': Tributes flood in for five-year-old 'Batman Ben' Farrell
The five-year-old boy had been diagnosed with Wilms Tumour in December.
# baby eibhlin
Couple whose daughter died from cold sore virus at 12 days old launch campaign for other parents
Baby Eibhlín was pronounced dead a week to the day after she came home from hospital.
# Horrible Tragedy
Two children and their teenage babysitter drown in Colorado swimming pool
The three female minors were aged three, five and seventeen.
# no survivors
Baby killed in helicopter crash in Nepal
There were five adults and one infant on board as well as the pilot. There were no survivors.
# London
UK man killed after sticking head out train window as another train passed
British Transport Police said paramedics rushed to the scene but nothing could be done to save him.
# Offaly
Third man found guilty of murder of pensioner Thomas Dooley
Two men were sentenced yesterday at the Criminal Courts in Dublin.
# Lockhart
As many as 16 dead after Texas hot air balloon crash
Officials say there are likely no survivors.
# munich
Irish teenager dies after swimming accident in Germany
Jack McHugh had been in a serious condition since a swimming accident last week.
# Tragedy
Man and woman arrested over child water park death released on bail
UK media are reporting that they were arrested on suspicion of manslaughter by gross negligence.
# munich
Munich killer David Sonboly had "planned his attack for a year"
The 18-year-old had been the subject of bullying at school in 2012.
# Limerick
Post-mortems carried out on father and son killed in Limerick
Marco Velocci and his son Alex James died when the car they were driving collided with a truck.
# Tragedy
A two-year-old boy has died after he was hit by a car in Derry
The crash happened this afternoon at about 1.15pm.
# Tragedy
Woman dies after being swept in to the sea in Co Clare
The tragedy happened this morning.
# Loch nan Druimnean
Two children killed as car goes into Scottish lake
Police Scotland said the incident was “tragic”.
# beau solomon
Body of 19-year-old American student missing in Rome found in river
Beau Solomon was last seen by his friends in a pub on Friday.