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# tragic - Thursday 4 October, 2012

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to waste disposal truck death
# Tragic
# Tragic

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to waste disposal truck death

Oct 4th 2012, 9:15 PM 12,619 Views 22 Comments

An employee of a waste disposal company became trapped in the vehicle just before midnight yesterday.

Man dies after becoming stuck in waste disposal truck in Dublin
# Tragic
# Tragic

Man dies after becoming stuck in waste disposal truck in Dublin

Oct 4th 2012, 7:43 AM 13,128 Views 25 Comments

A refuse collector has died after becoming trapped in the back of waste disposal truck in Dublin city last night.

# tragic - Friday 28 September, 2012

Actor 'kills landlady', falls to his death
# Los Angeles
# Los Angeles

Actor 'kills landlady', falls to his death

Sep 28th 2012, 10:30 AM 14,297 Views 4 Comments

The actor was named as Johnny Lewis, who played Kip ‘Half Sack’ Epps on TV show Sons of Anarchy.

# tragic - Sunday 16 September, 2012

Young man dies in Louth road crash
# Road Deaths
# Road Deaths

Young man dies in Louth road crash

Sep 16th 2012, 1:05 PM 6,787 Views 3 Comments

The 21-year-old was the sole occupant of the car when it crashed into a tree this morning.

# tragic - Saturday 15 September, 2012

Roscommon men died from smoke inhalation
# Tragic
# Tragic

Roscommon men died from smoke inhalation

Sep 15th 2012, 11:53 AM 3,985 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí are still awaiting results from toxicology reports.

# tragic - Friday 14 September, 2012

Body of missing man Paul Butler recovered from River Liffey
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Body of missing man Paul Butler recovered from River Liffey

Sep 14th 2012, 3:55 PM 19,231 Views 43 Comments

Gardaí have formally identified the body as that of missing 44-year-old Paul Butler.

# tragic - Thursday 16 August, 2012

Explainer: why nothing can be done for the Baltimore whale
# Euthanasia
# Euthanasia

Explainer: why nothing can be done for the Baltimore whale

Aug 16th 2012, 10:02 AM 10,676 Views 57 Comments

Many of our readers have been wondering why the mammal cannot be ‘put out of its misery’. TheJournal.ie investigates.

# tragic - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

Another boat sinks in area where two Clare fishermen lost their lives
# Clare
# Clare

Another boat sinks in area where two Clare fishermen lost their lives

Aug 15th 2012, 8:40 AM 6,376 Views 3 Comments

Three people were rescued after the boat was swamped at Freagh Point, while post mortems will be carried out on the two fishermen who died off Spanish Point.

# tragic - Saturday 11 August, 2012

Gardaí renew appeal for witnesses after Tullamore crash kills three brothers
# Road Deaths
# Road Deaths

Gardaí renew appeal for witnesses after Tullamore crash kills three brothers

Aug 11th 2012, 5:19 PM 9,100 Views 15 Comments

The crash involved a maroon Honda Civic and a white mini bus

# tragic - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

Cork man dies in Norway kayaking accident
# Cork
# Cork

Cork man dies in Norway kayaking accident

Aug 8th 2012, 11:29 AM 4,250 Views 2 Comments

Twenty-five-year-old Colm Johnson was paddling with four friends at the river Sjoa when he got into difficulties.

# tragic - Saturday 28 July, 2012

Six-year-old boy shot dead by Syrian troops
# Syria
# Syria

Six-year-old boy shot dead by Syrian troops

Jul 28th 2012, 7:55 AM 2,850 Views 28 Comments

The young boy was trying to flee the country with this family when he was shot in the neck.

# tragic - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Usher's stepson Kile loses fight for life
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From The Daily Edge
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Usher's stepson Kile loses fight for life

Jul 22nd 2012, 1:30 PM 9,696 Views 13 Comments

The 11-year-old died of heart failure yesterday – two weeks after a serious boating accident.

# tragic - Thursday 19 July, 2012

Ambulance service defends actions after teen's death in two-hour journey
# Ambulance
# Ambulance

Ambulance service defends actions after teen's death in two-hour journey

Jul 19th 2012, 9:06 PM 10,043 Views 48 Comments

The National Ambulance Service says it followed all correct protocols, and says the shortest route isn’t always the best one.

'People are dying' - pleas for a basic emergency service in Roscommon after death of teen
# Emergency Services
# Emergency Services

'People are dying' - pleas for a basic emergency service in Roscommon after death of teen

Jul 19th 2012, 12:21 PM 4,730 Views 45 Comments

Roscommon Hospital Action Committee has said that there are people dying because of the decision to remove emergency services from the hospital.

# tragic - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

Accused at Michaela McAreavey trial: 'I did not kill anyone'
# Michaela McAreavey
# Michaela McAreavey

Accused at Michaela McAreavey trial: 'I did not kill anyone'

Jul 3rd 2012, 6:11 PM 4,046 Views 0 Comments

Sandeep Moonea, 42, took the witness stand at the Port Louis court today, claiming he was on the phone to his sister when Michaela was killed.

# tragic - Monday 11 June, 2012

Two Irish men killed in quarry fall and motorbike crash in Australia
# RIP
# RIP

Two Irish men killed in quarry fall and motorbike crash in Australia

Jun 11th 2012, 2:26 PM 9,074 Views 4 Comments

The two men, both aged 25, were killed in accidents in Queensland.

# tragic - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Girl, 2, dies after being hit by caravan in tragic accident
# Tragic
# Tragic

Girl, 2, dies after being hit by caravan in tragic accident

Jun 5th 2012, 9:48 PM 10,195 Views 11 Comments

The tragic death happened in north Mayo last Saturday.

# tragic - Monday 4 June, 2012

Woman killed in charity tractor run crash
# Roads
# Roads

Woman killed in charity tractor run crash

Jun 4th 2012, 7:49 AM 9,760 Views 1 Comment

The 22-year-old was driving a tractor in county Meath when the accident happened.

# tragic - Sunday 27 May, 2012

Two American men arrested following Tokyo death of Irish student
# Japan
# Japan

Two American men arrested following Tokyo death of Irish student

May 27th 2012, 3:33 PM 9,787 Views 6 Comments

Local reports say two American men have been arrested in Japan, and that Nicola Furlong, 21, died of suffocation.

# tragic - Friday 25 May, 2012

DCU student found dead in Tokyo hotel room after concert
# Nicola Furlong
# Nicola Furlong

DCU student found dead in Tokyo hotel room after concert

May 25th 2012, 9:50 AM 6,356 Views 4 Comments

Twenty-one-year-old Nicola Furlong was living in Japan as part of her studies. Her body was found yesterday morning.

# tragic - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

Woman died after drinking vinegar in botched home abortion
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# Tragic

Woman died after drinking vinegar in botched home abortion

May 23rd 2012, 4:06 PM 12,791 Views 10 Comments

Pregnant mother-of-five Catherine Furey died after drinking industrial strength vinegar in a case which has only just come to light.

# tragic - Monday 14 May, 2012

Sixth child dies after UK house fire tragedy
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# Tragic

Sixth child dies after UK house fire tragedy

May 14th 2012, 10:51 AM 2,302 Views 8 Comments

Duwayne Philpott, whose five siblings died on Friday, lost his fight for life at Birmingham Children’s Hospital overnight.

# tragic - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Police ask for Coleraine intruder to come forward
# Tragic
# Tragic

Police ask for Coleraine intruder to come forward

May 1st 2012, 11:35 AM 1,916 Views 1 Comment

PSNI described yesterday’s incident as a burglary which tragically turned into a murder.

# tragic - Monday 23 April, 2012

London Marathon death: over £22k donated to Claire's charity
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# Tragic

London Marathon death: over £22k donated to Claire's charity

Apr 23rd 2012, 2:51 PM 7,674 Views 9 Comments

Over 1,800 donations have been made to Claire Squires’ charity page today.

# tragic - Tuesday 17 April, 2012

Child, 2, survives on Easter eggs for days after mother dies
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# Tragic

Child, 2, survives on Easter eggs for days after mother dies

Apr 17th 2012, 2:15 PM 11,256 Views 19 Comments

The girl may have been alone in the house for up to five days.

# tragic - Friday 23 March, 2012

Body of missing Irish man found in Canada
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# Tragic

Body of missing Irish man found in Canada

Mar 23rd 2012, 6:00 PM 13,769 Views 9 Comments

David Christian, 27, had been missing since St Patrick’s Day.

# tragic - Thursday 22 March, 2012

Shatter extends sympathies ahead of removal mass for Sergeant McHugh
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# Tragic

Shatter extends sympathies ahead of removal mass for Sergeant McHugh

Mar 22nd 2012, 6:15 PM 5,015 Views 24 Comments

Garda Sergeant Feargal McHugh died in a car crash in Wicklow last weekend.

# tragic - Wednesday 21 March, 2012

Support group says Wexford death is a 'wake up call'
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# Tragic

Support group says Wexford death is a 'wake up call'

Mar 21st 2012, 5:06 PM 3,717 Views 12 Comments

The man whose body was found in Wexford town on Sunday has been named locally as 62-year-old Alan Moore.

# tragic - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

Thurles assault victim loses fight for life
# Death
# Death

Thurles assault victim loses fight for life

Feb 21st 2012, 8:04 AM 3,921 Views 21 Comments

James Tynan was pronounced dead in hospital last night.

# tragic - Thursday 16 February, 2012

Woman charged with murder of 13-year-old Casey-Lyanne
# Casey-Lyanne
# Casey-Lyanne

Woman charged with murder of 13-year-old Casey-Lyanne

Feb 16th 2012, 8:34 AM 4,517 Views 12 Comments

Casey-Lyanne Kearney phoned the police herself to tell them she had just been stabbed.

# tragic - Monday 30 January, 2012

Search for canoeist resumes on Kerry lake
# Missing
# Missing

Search for canoeist resumes on Kerry lake

Jan 30th 2012, 9:05 AM 1,891 Views 3 Comments

The 38-year-old man has been missing, presumed drowned, since the early hours of Friday morning.

# tragic - Thursday 26 January, 2012

Gardaí: Marioara Rostas suffered an appalling death
# Murder
# Murder

Gardaí: Marioara Rostas suffered an appalling death

Jan 26th 2012, 3:03 PM 11,933 Views 34 Comments

The remains of the Romanian teenager were found in the Wicklow mountains on Monday and Gardaí are appealing to the public for any relevant information as a murder investigation is launched.

# tragic - Tuesday 10 January, 2012

Irishman dies on adventure trip in Peru
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# RIP

Irishman dies on adventure trip in Peru

Jan 10th 2012, 8:43 AM 4,005 Views 1 Comment

Peter Buckley was participating in a mototaxi junket when his vehicle came off a muddy road and fell into a 500 foot abyss.

# tragic - Saturday 7 January, 2012

Eleven killed in New Zealand hot air balloon crash
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# Tragic

Eleven killed in New Zealand hot air balloon crash

Jan 7th 2012, 7:43 AM 4,344 Views 7 Comments

Five couples and a pilot were killed as the holiday activity turned into a nightmare.

# tragic - Sunday 1 January, 2012

Man dies in Co Cavan road crash
# Road Death
# Road Death

Man dies in Co Cavan road crash

Jan 1st 2012, 9:04 AM 6,683 Views 14 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses following the single-vehicle fatal collision, in which a 22-year-old man died.

# tragic - Monday 26 December, 2011

Police: Gunman in Texas murder-suicide was dressed as Santa
# Texas Massacre
# Texas Massacre

Police: Gunman in Texas murder-suicide was dressed as Santa

Dec 26th 2011, 5:22 PM 4,172 Views 15 Comments

Police have also confirmed that the shooter was a relative of the victims.

# tragic - Saturday 24 December, 2011

Second man dies following Kilkenny car crash
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# Tragic

Second man dies following Kilkenny car crash

Dec 24th 2011, 12:25 PM 5,642 Views 12 Comments

Yesterday’s crash has claimed the life of a second victim.

# tragic - Friday 23 December, 2011

One teenager dies and two others injured in Kilkenny crash
# Roads
# Roads

One teenager dies and two others injured in Kilkenny crash

Dec 23rd 2011, 4:37 PM 5,146 Views 5 Comments

The 19-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene outside Mullinavat.

# tragic - Sunday 18 December, 2011

Family of five killed in suspected murder-suicide
# Tragic
# Tragic

Family of five killed in suspected murder-suicide

Dec 18th 2011, 5:08 PM 9,993 Views 12 Comments

Five members of a family, including three children, were killed in what is thought to be a murder-suicide in a small town in Illinois.