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# tragic - Monday 24 October, 2016

Anthony Foley's son launches Facebook site asking fans of his father to attend mass
# 8masses4no8
# 8masses4no8

Anthony Foley's son launches Facebook site asking fans of his father to attend mass

Oct 24th 2016, 6:19 PM 53,528 Views 82 Comments

11-year-old Tony Foley’s father passed away tragically last week at the age of 42.

# tragic - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

"It's such a sad and tragic loss" - Community devastated after death of young Sligo woman in Canada
# Tubbercurry
# Tubbercurry

"It's such a sad and tragic loss" - Community devastated after death of young Sligo woman in Canada

Oct 18th 2016, 12:49 PM 39,300 Views 4 Comments

Regina Hunt died over the weekend after suffering a fall at her home in Canada.

# tragic - Saturday 1 October, 2016

Scottish boxer dies following televised bout
# Mike Towell
# Mike Towell

Scottish boxer dies following televised bout

Oct 1st 2016, 10:05 AM 34,901 Views 35 Comments

25-year-old Mike Towell was taken to hospital after his fight with Dale Evans was stopped in the fifth round on Thursday evening.

# tragic - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

Motorcyclist died in single-vehicle collision in Co Meath
# Navan
# Navan

Motorcyclist died in single-vehicle collision in Co Meath

Aug 16th 2016, 7:51 AM 22,279 Views 21 Comments

The accident happened at about 10.15pm last night.

# tragic - Friday 5 August, 2016

34-year-old man dies following collision between car and truck in Donegal
# Raphoe
# Raphoe

34-year-old man dies following collision between car and truck in Donegal

Aug 5th 2016, 10:40 AM 11,839 Views 23 Comments

The accident happened at 1pm yesterday on the main Letterkenny to Lifford road.

# tragic - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Arizona shootings of mother and her two children likely a murder-suicide
# Tragic
# Tragic

Arizona shootings of mother and her two children likely a murder-suicide

Jul 27th 2016, 7:30 AM 47,962 Views 20 Comments

A mother and her two children died in the incident.

# tragic - Monday 11 July, 2016

"Shocked and devastated" - Kodaline pay tribute to girl who died at Dublin gig
# Tragic
# Tragic

"Shocked and devastated" - Kodaline pay tribute to girl who died at Dublin gig

Jul 11th 2016, 8:09 AM 42,246 Views 3 Comments

17-year-old Kilkenny girl Ciara Lawlor was suffering from underlying health issues.

# tragic - Sunday 10 July, 2016

Woman dies in motorcycle accident on Kildare motorway
# Newbridge
# Newbridge

Woman dies in motorcycle accident on Kildare motorway

Jul 10th 2016, 8:03 AM 31,690 Views 6 Comments

The accident happened at about 8.30pm last night.

# tragic - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

34-year-old Down man dies in Cambodia
# Tragic
# Tragic

34-year-old Down man dies in Cambodia

Jul 5th 2016, 5:53 PM 20,774 Views 1 Comment

Martin Stephen Hale was found dead in his guesthouse in the Cambodian capital Phnom Penh.

# tragic - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

Body of missing woman Kathleen Reilly discovered after search
# Tragic
# Tragic

Body of missing woman Kathleen Reilly discovered after search

Jun 22nd 2016, 10:59 AM 38,005 Views 8 Comments

The 74-year-old’s remains were found near a lake, gardaí say.

# tragic - Sunday 19 June, 2016

Star Trek actor Anton Yelchin dies after being struck by his own car
# Tragic Accident
# Tragic Accident

Star Trek actor Anton Yelchin dies after being struck by his own car

Jun 19th 2016, 7:50 PM 73,840 Views 54 Comments

Police believe his car rolled back and pinned him to a pillar, in a tragic incident.

# tragic - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

Englishmen in plane that crashed into sea off Antrim coast still missing
# Tragic
# Tragic

Englishmen in plane that crashed into sea off Antrim coast still missing

Jun 14th 2016, 9:58 PM 14,205 Views 5 Comments

The light aircraft the two men were travelling in disappeared last Thursday.

# tragic - Saturday 11 June, 2016

Two people dead after separate drowning incidents in Galway
# Emergency Services
# Emergency Services

Two people dead after separate drowning incidents in Galway

Jun 11th 2016, 6:19 PM 28,590 Views 8 Comments

Both bodies have been taken University Hospital Galway where post mortem examinations will be carried out.

# tragic - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

Investigation launched following death of pregnant woman at National Maternity Hospital
# Tragic
# Tragic

Investigation launched following death of pregnant woman at National Maternity Hospital

May 31st 2016, 6:19 PM 34,331 Views 9 Comments

The woman died during emergency surgery after it was found her pregnancy was ectopic at just seven weeks.

17 die after massive fire at ammunition factory in India
# India
# India

17 die after massive fire at ammunition factory in India

May 31st 2016, 7:47 AM 6,282 Views 13 Comments

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said he is “pained by the loss of lives”.

# tragic - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Toddler shoots mother dead from back seat as she drives
# Wisconsin
# Wisconsin

Toddler shoots mother dead from back seat as she drives

Apr 28th 2016, 7:38 AM 43,824 Views 75 Comments

The death of Patrice Price is the 77th such shooting incident involving a child in the US this year.

# tragic - Saturday 16 April, 2016

Pedestrian killed after early morning collision in Dublin
# Finglas
# Finglas

Pedestrian killed after early morning collision in Dublin

Apr 16th 2016, 8:56 AM 19,673 Views 3 Comments

The incident happened at around 3am this morning.

# tragic - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Gardaí investigating death of MMA fighter Joao Carvalho
# Tragic
# Tragic

Gardaí investigating death of MMA fighter Joao Carvalho

Apr 13th 2016, 12:09 PM 32,796 Views 116 Comments

The 28-year-old Portuguese fighter was hospitalised and later died following a fight against Irish fighter Charlie Ward.

# tragic - Sunday 10 April, 2016

More than 100 killed in India temple blaze
# Firework Display
# Firework Display

More than 100 killed in India temple blaze

Apr 10th 2016, 5:40 PM 16,878 Views 2 Comments

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has described the accident as “heart-rending and shocking”.

Young woman killed in hit-and-run incident
# Armagh
# Armagh

Young woman killed in hit-and-run incident

Apr 10th 2016, 1:02 PM 14,310 Views 3 Comments

A 17-year-old male has been arrested and questioned in relation with the incident.

# tragic - Monday 28 March, 2016

Man dies after car plunges off motorway into river
# Yorkshire
# Yorkshire

Man dies after car plunges off motorway into river

Mar 28th 2016, 12:45 PM 18,250 Views 6 Comments

The incident happened at about 6.30am this morning.

# tragic - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Two people arrested after young girl dies in freak bouncy castle accident
# Essex
# Essex

Two people arrested after young girl dies in freak bouncy castle accident

Mar 27th 2016, 7:49 PM 91,006 Views 10 Comments

The accident happened at an Easter event in Essex yesterday afternoon.

# tragic - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Evan's last words to his mother: 'I miss you so much. I'm going to give you the biggest, tightest hug'
# RIP
# RIP

Evan's last words to his mother: 'I miss you so much. I'm going to give you the biggest, tightest hug'

Mar 24th 2016, 2:20 PM 52,571 Views 15 Comments

Members of the Daniels and McGrotty families drowned in a tragic accident on Sunday.

Zebra leads police on chase across golf course before drowning in a water trap
# Tragic Outcome
# Tragic Outcome

Zebra leads police on chase across golf course before drowning in a water trap

Mar 24th 2016, 6:04 AM 17,105 Views 8 Comments

Police were attempting to capture the animal alive when it tragically collapsed in the pool.

# tragic - Sunday 20 March, 2016

Three UCC students survive Spanish bus crash that killed at least 13 people
# Erasmus
# Erasmus

Three UCC students survive Spanish bus crash that killed at least 13 people

Mar 20th 2016, 8:17 PM 76,925 Views 16 Comments

The students were not among the fatalities, one of them suffered minor injuries.

Motorcyclist dies after crashing into telegraph pole
# Glenariffe
# Glenariffe

Motorcyclist dies after crashing into telegraph pole

Mar 20th 2016, 11:15 AM 16,073 Views 6 Comments

The accident happened on the Glenariffe Road, near Ballymena.

# tragic - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

Thieves steal final letters to widower from his deceased wife
# Liveline
# Liveline

Thieves steal final letters to widower from his deceased wife

Mar 15th 2016, 10:06 PM 17,014 Views 20 Comments

Appearing on RTÉ’s Liveline earlier today, a pensioner described the experience in which his wallet was stolen.

# tragic - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Father of 11-month-old baby that died in Kerry apartment also dies
# Karol Rozycki
# Karol Rozycki

Father of 11-month-old baby that died in Kerry apartment also dies

Mar 10th 2016, 10:49 PM 90,059 Views 39 Comments

The 32-year-old man and 11-month-old Karol Rozycki were found at the apartment on Sunday.

Man killed in Cavan farm incident this morning
# Fatal
# Fatal

Man killed in Cavan farm incident this morning

Mar 10th 2016, 5:49 PM 21,332 Views 3 Comments

He was working alone on his farm at the time of the incident.

# tragic - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Tributes paid to Dublin-born US police officer killed in collision
# Tragic
# Tragic

Tributes paid to Dublin-born US police officer killed in collision

Mar 8th 2016, 8:15 PM 33,950 Views 13 Comments

Trooper Sean E. Cullen leaves behind a 9-month-old son.

# tragic - Friday 4 March, 2016

Daylight robbery sees thieves take off with pictures of widow's recently deceased husband
# Tragic
# Tragic

Daylight robbery sees thieves take off with pictures of widow's recently deceased husband

Mar 4th 2016, 11:02 PM 26,105 Views 19 Comments

Devices stolen contained memories of Cora’s last eight months with her husband.

# tragic - Sunday 28 February, 2016

US police officer shot dead on her first shift
# Virginia
# Virginia

US police officer shot dead on her first shift

Feb 28th 2016, 5:01 PM 38,363 Views 41 Comments

Officer Ashley Guindon was sworn in on Friday.

# tragic - Thursday 18 February, 2016

Sonogram shows dying twin holding his unborn sister's hand
# Kansas
# Kansas

Sonogram shows dying twin holding his unborn sister's hand

Feb 18th 2016, 2:44 PM 40,867 Views 44 Comments

Ian and Brittani McIntire’s unborn baby son has a hole in his heart and problems with the development of his brain.

# tragic - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

Human error probably responsible for train crash that killed 11
# Germany
# Germany

Human error probably responsible for train crash that killed 11

Feb 16th 2016, 4:32 PM 14,037 Views 14 Comments

A 39-year-old dispatcher could face up to five years in prison.

# tragic - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Irish man dies after falling into river in Australia
# Tragic
# Tragic

Irish man dies after falling into river in Australia

Jan 23rd 2016, 8:26 PM 59,233 Views 15 Comments

Niall Quinn, from Silverbridge, is believed to have fallen from a houseboat in a tragic accident.

# tragic - Thursday 21 January, 2016

"A beautiful, kind little boy": 6-year-old road crash victim named as Joshua Kelly
# Newtownards
# Newtownards

"A beautiful, kind little boy": 6-year-old road crash victim named as Joshua Kelly

Jan 21st 2016, 1:50 PM 53,415 Views 17 Comments

The PSNI is appealing for anyone who witnessed the crash to come forward.

# tragic - Monday 18 January, 2016

Woman in her 80s dies after being hit by a van
# Cavan
# Cavan

Woman in her 80s dies after being hit by a van

Jan 18th 2016, 11:10 AM 13,549 Views 16 Comments

The incident happened in Cavan shortly after 7am this morning.

# tragic - Friday 15 January, 2016

14 killed, dozens more injured as bus plunges off mountain road
# Japan
# Japan

14 killed, dozens more injured as bus plunges off mountain road

Jan 15th 2016, 11:58 AM 14,343 Views 6 Comments

Many of those on board were in their early 20s.

Mourners that attended funeral of Polish man who died on Christmas Day praised by ambassador
# Coming Together
# Coming Together

Mourners that attended funeral of Polish man who died on Christmas Day praised by ambassador

Jan 15th 2016, 9:36 AM 16,972 Views 23 Comments

Marek Skiba’s funeral was attended by hundred of mourners this week.

Céline Dion's husband René Angélil has died at the age of 73
# RIP
# RIP

Céline Dion's husband René Angélil has died at the age of 73

Jan 15th 2016, 8:37 AM 27,580 Views 25 Comments

He had been his wife’s long-time manager.