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# tragic - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

Kenyan runner has two feet amputated after US snow storm
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# Tragic

Kenyan runner has two feet amputated after US snow storm

Nov 23rd 2011, 10:59 AM 3,099 Views 4 Comments

Marko Cheseto suffered a near-fatal case of frostbite after he disappeared for two days in Alaska.

# tragic - Wednesday 9 November, 2011

Mother who feared for her job killed her two kids then herself
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# Tragic

Mother who feared for her job killed her two kids then herself

Nov 9th 2011, 2:24 PM 1,487 Views 11 Comments

An inquest in the UK has heard about the tragic case of Claudia Oakes-Green and her family.

# tragic - Sunday 6 November, 2011

Motorcyclist killed in collision at Wicklow Gap
# Road Death
# Road Death

Motorcyclist killed in collision at Wicklow Gap

Nov 6th 2011, 2:46 PM 2,025 Views 9 Comments

The man crashed into a ditch at Military Road at around 10.30am this morning.

Man dies in Drumcondra house fire
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# Tragic

Man dies in Drumcondra house fire

Nov 6th 2011, 9:48 AM 1,164 Views 3 Comments

It’s believed the man was sleeping upstairs in the house when the blaze broke out.

# tragic - Saturday 5 November, 2011

Achill Island Coast Guard still working to recover student's body
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# Tragic

Achill Island Coast Guard still working to recover student's body

Nov 5th 2011, 3:06 PM 873 Views 0 Comments

The 22-year-old Finnish student tragically fell from a cliff in Achill Island, Co Mayo, last Thursday.

In pictures: seven killed, dozens injured in Somerset motorway pile-up
# M5
# M5

In pictures: seven killed, dozens injured in Somerset motorway pile-up

Nov 5th 2011, 12:00 PM 1,762 Views 6 Comments

The crash involving 25 vehicles happened on the M5 motorway near Taunton. Many cars and lorries burst into flames.

# tragic - Friday 4 November, 2011

Coast Guard working to recover body of Finnish student after Achill cliff fall
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# Tragic

Coast Guard working to recover body of Finnish student after Achill cliff fall

Nov 4th 2011, 4:25 PM 6,845 Views 19 Comments

The 22-year-old man plunged from a cliff at Achill yesterday afternoon and Coast Guard teams are still trying to recover his body. The search has been called off until 7am tomorrow.

New Zealand toddler lives on leftovers for two days after mother dies
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# Tragic

New Zealand toddler lives on leftovers for two days after mother dies

Nov 4th 2011, 7:19 AM 2,161 Views 12 Comments

Three-year-old Shylah Silbery managed to open the fridge to feed herself after she was unable to wake her mother at their Wellington home.

# tragic - Wednesday 2 November, 2011

Cork house fire claims life of second child
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# Tragic

Cork house fire claims life of second child

Nov 2nd 2011, 6:28 PM 645 Views 9 Comments

A four-year-old boy has died this afternoon following a house fire which also claimed the life of his little brother Cian on Sunday.

# tragic - Monday 31 October, 2011

Road traffic accident claims life of teenage girl
# Galway
# Galway

Road traffic accident claims life of teenage girl

Oct 31st 2011, 8:42 PM 1,696 Views 3 Comments

A teenage girl was pronounced dead at the scene of a crash between two cars in Portumna, Co Galway.

Teen dies in Clonakilty road crash
# Collision
# Collision

Teen dies in Clonakilty road crash

Oct 31st 2011, 9:03 AM 1,860 Views 6 Comments

The single-car fatal road traffic collision took place on the Clonakilty to Dunmanway Road in Co Cork in the early hours of this morning.

# tragic - Sunday 30 October, 2011

Two-year-old dies following Cork house fire
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# Tragic

Two-year-old dies following Cork house fire

Oct 30th 2011, 9:55 AM 884 Views 14 Comments

The child, along with his mother and brother, had been taken to hospital following the blaze in Wilton.

# tragic - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

Tributes paid to young Garda lost during flooding
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# Tragic

Tributes paid to young Garda lost during flooding

Oct 26th 2011, 8:59 AM 2,057 Views 9 Comments

An Taoiseach Enda Kenny has led tributes to 25-year-old Garda Ciarán Jones who lost his life during Monday’s flash floods.

# tragic - Friday 21 October, 2011

WATCH: An amazing short film about Scott 'Razor Ramon' Hall
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WATCH: An amazing short film about Scott 'Razor Ramon' Hall

Oct 21st 2011, 9:05 PM 1,073 Views 2 Comments

The one-time WWF superstar has battled a substance abuse addiction for nearly two decades. Now, on the brink of congestive heart failure, he can’t say goodbye to the ring.

# tragic - Saturday 15 October, 2011

Irish student found dead in Spanish city
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# Tragic

Irish student found dead in Spanish city

Oct 15th 2011, 11:42 AM 3,686 Views 6 Comments

Twenty-one year old Shane O’Connor died following a fall in the city of Zaragoza.

# tragic - Saturday 17 September, 2011

3 dead, 56 injured in horrific US air show crash (Video)
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# Tragic

3 dead, 56 injured in horrific US air show crash (Video)

Sep 17th 2011, 7:47 AM 1,258 Views 3 Comments

Three people have died after a fighter plane plunged into a grandstand during a popular air show in Reno, Nevada.

# tragic - Wednesday 31 August, 2011

Gardaí issue appeal on 10th anniversary of fatal fire
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# Anniversary

Gardaí issue appeal on 10th anniversary of fatal fire

Aug 31st 2011, 11:57 AM 272 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí at Tallaght have issued a fresh appeal for information about the death of 12-year-old Stephen Hughes-Connors in September 2001.

# tragic - Monday 29 August, 2011

Eight-year-old boy dies after fall from bicycle in west Cork
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# Tragic

Eight-year-old boy dies after fall from bicycle in west Cork

Aug 29th 2011, 3:45 PM 2,109 Views 15 Comments

Roan Harrington died in tragic accident on road just outside his home.

# tragic - Friday 26 August, 2011

Off-duty garda officer dies in tragic accident
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# Tragic

Off-duty garda officer dies in tragic accident

Aug 26th 2011, 8:44 AM 1,423 Views 5 Comments

The man, named locally as Adrian Martin, had been fishing with his son when he fell off a cliff in Co Clare.

# tragic - Thursday 25 August, 2011

Teenager dies after fall from Bundoran holiday apartments
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# Tragic

Teenager dies after fall from Bundoran holiday apartments

Aug 25th 2011, 12:20 PM 1,365 Views 15 Comments

The 17-year-old boy was pronounced dead at the scene in the early hours of this morning.

# tragic - Wednesday 24 August, 2011

Belfast man dies while on holiday in Central America
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# Tragic

Belfast man dies while on holiday in Central America

Aug 24th 2011, 8:03 AM 623 Views 1 Comment

Gaelic footballer Michael McLean died after a hiking accident in Nicaragua at the weekend.

# tragic - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

Boy who died in hotel pool tragedy named
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# Tragic

Boy who died in hotel pool tragedy named

Jul 19th 2011, 8:23 AM 2,542 Views 4 Comments

The young Dublin boy drowned in the pool at the Gleneagles Hotel in Killarney, Co Kerry.

# tragic - Monday 18 July, 2011

Five-year-old boy dies in hotel swimming pool
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Five-year-old boy dies in hotel swimming pool

Jul 18th 2011, 2:04 PM 2,773 Views 21 Comments

The boy was found this morning in the pool of the Gleneagle Hotel in Killarney, Co Kerry.

# tragic - Friday 15 July, 2011

Man sucked into ocean by blow hole
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Man sucked into ocean by blow hole

Jul 15th 2011, 10:04 AM 2,338 Views 4 Comments

The Californian man died on the island of Maui after being sucked into the ocean by a large blow hole.

# tragic - Wednesday 13 July, 2011

Elderly woman dies in Crumlin house fire
# Fire
# Fire

Elderly woman dies in Crumlin house fire

Jul 13th 2011, 11:50 AM 735 Views 4 Comments

The woman was found yesterday morning at her house on the Drimnagh Road.

# tragic - Monday 11 July, 2011

Divers work round the clock searching for over 100 missing in the Volga
# Russia
# Russia

Divers work round the clock searching for over 100 missing in the Volga

Jul 11th 2011, 10:58 AM 247 Views 0 Comments

Dozens of children are feared dead after a tourist boat sank in Russia. There are reports that the ship was overcrowded when it ran into a sudden storm.

# tragic - Friday 8 July, 2011

Gunman shoots seven, including daughter, before taking his own life
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Gunman shoots seven, including daughter, before taking his own life

Jul 8th 2011, 11:18 AM 550 Views 5 Comments

The shooting took place in the town of Grand Rapids, Michigan. Rodrick Shonte Dantzler killed five adults and two children, and took three more people hostage.

# tragic - Thursday 7 July, 2011

# tragic - Friday 1 July, 2011

Seven-year-old killed in Wexford road crash
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Seven-year-old killed in Wexford road crash

Jul 1st 2011, 5:59 PM 1,131 Views 10 Comments

A young boy has died in Clonroche, Wexford after being struck by a Jeep.

# tragic - Saturday 11 June, 2011

# tragic - Monday 6 June, 2011

Woman in her eighties dies in Westmeath house fire
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Woman in her eighties dies in Westmeath house fire

Jun 6th 2011, 12:14 PM 374 Views 4 Comments

The woman’s husband has been treated in hospital for smoke inhalation.

# tragic - Friday 3 June, 2011

Four-year-old boy dies after six-foot steel door falls on him
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# Tragic

Four-year-old boy dies after six-foot steel door falls on him

Jun 3rd 2011, 8:12 AM 1,032 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí have said the incident was a tragic accident. The boy has been named locally as Daniel Cleary.

# tragic - Saturday 28 May, 2011

Memorial service held for lost Irish Everest climber
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# R.I.P.

Memorial service held for lost Irish Everest climber

May 28th 2011, 2:25 PM 592 Views 0 Comments

Tributes are paid to John Delaney in Co Laois, as his wife describes losing her “husband, hero and best friend”.

# tragic - Wednesday 25 May, 2011

Tragic Everest climber did not know of daughter's birth
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# Tragic

Tragic Everest climber did not know of daughter's birth

May 25th 2011, 8:47 AM 808 Views 4 Comments

John Delaney, the Irishman who died while trying to reach the summit of Mount Everest last weekend, did not know that his wife had given birth to a little girl in the days before his death.

# tragic - Monday 16 May, 2011

Boy, 12, dies after scramble motorbike fall
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# Tragic

Boy, 12, dies after scramble motorbike fall

May 16th 2011, 9:34 AM 1,202 Views 0 Comments

A young boy has died following a fall from a scramble motorbike in north Belfast.