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# accident - Monday 29 June, 2015

Irish man and girlfriend killed in dune buggy accident in Qatar

Tributes have been paid to Eamonn Morgan and his girlfriend Charlotte Sant.

# accident - Saturday 27 June, 2015

From The42 Irish jockey Eddie Creighton in induced coma after fall Accident

Irish jockey Eddie Creighton in induced coma after fall

The incident occurred at Warrnambool racecourse in Australia on Saturday.

# accident - Saturday 20 June, 2015

US presidential hopeful calls Charleston massacre an accident Oops This post contains videos

US presidential hopeful calls Charleston massacre an accident

The Republican governor said drugs, and not gun control, may be the real issue here.

# accident - Thursday 11 June, 2015

Young man killed in workplace accident at Mayo quarry

It happened at around 10am this morning.

# accident - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

Coma survivor who fell off 20ft balcony says he owes his life to paramedic who saved him

Oisin Merritt said he tries every day to stay positive.

# accident - Saturday 6 June, 2015

A 55-year-old man has died in a road accident in Galway

The accident happened at Cloonmore, near Tuam, at 2.20 am this morning.

# accident - Friday 5 June, 2015

Alton Towers apologises for ‘devastating’ crash that left four people with ‘significant’ injuries Alton Towers This post contains videos

Alton Towers apologises for ‘devastating’ crash that left four people with ‘significant’ injuries

A number of rollercoasters have been closed as a result.

From The42 ‘The flame of rugby flickers on’ – Tributes pour in for legend Jerry Collins RIPJC

‘The flame of rugby flickers on’ – Tributes pour in for legend Jerry Collins

The 34-year-old former All Black lost his life this morning in the south of France.

# accident - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

One man, three teenagers seriously injured after collision on Alton Towers rollercoaster The Smiler This post contains videos

At least five dead after cruise ship with 458 on board capsizes

Footage showed rescue workers tapping on the ship’s hull, part of which remained above water, with some holding welding gear.

# accident - Thursday 28 May, 2015

Paralysed three years ago, Jack Kavanagh is about to embark on the original American road trip

“When you put your mind to it, you can achieve anything – that’s what all this is about.”

The US military accidentally shipped live anthrax around the country

The Pentagon and health officials said the incident posed no threat to public health.

# accident - Saturday 23 May, 2015

Woman accidentally shoots herself in the head while taking a selfie

The 21-year-old Russian woman was posing with a 9mm handgun left behind by a security guard at her Moscow office.

# accident - Saturday 16 May, 2015

Two dead and 20 injured in train collision in Germany

The incident happened earlier today near Ibbenburen in northwest Germany.

# accident - Friday 15 May, 2015

Philadelphia train deliberately sped up prior to crash

Attention has now turned to the train’s engineer Brandon Bostian. The Amtrak train was travelling at 100mph on a curve when the accident occurred.

# accident - Friday 8 May, 2015

Ambassadors of Norway and Philippines killed in helicopter crash

The aircraft carrying them has crashed into a school in northern Pakistan.

# accident - Friday 1 May, 2015

Six-year-old boy seriously injured after being hit by bus

Gardaí are appealing for information.

# accident - Thursday 30 April, 2015

# accident - Sunday 19 April, 2015

Seven-year-old airlifted to hospital after rally accident

A two year old was also taken to hospital.

# accident - Friday 10 April, 2015

Man fighting for his life after being hit in head by Tube train

Warning: This post contains graphic details some readers may find distressing.

# accident - Monday 6 April, 2015

Toddler in serious condition after hit and run in Phoenix Park

A 24-year-old man has been arrested.

# accident - Monday 30 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge The moment a kid realises he has shot his computer monitor will fill you with nerves

# accident - Monday 23 March, 2015

Man killed in car crash in Co. Meath overnight

The 25-year-old’s car hit a tree just outside Kingscourt at 12.30am this morning.

# accident - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Car crashes into emergency department of University Hospital Waterford

The car crashed in to the entrance yesterday evening.

# accident - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

And you thought going to the dentist was traumatic…

Kelly – a 14-yera-old female giraffe from Blair Drummond Safari Park near Stirling in Scotland – had to be sedated for the procedure to take place.

Two fatal road crashes within 24 hours – in Sligo and in Co Cork

A man in his 80s died in the Sligo crash. In Cork, a woman in her 30s was killed when her car collided with an SUV.

# accident - Friday 13 March, 2015

I had to live for two years without a forehead – all because of one tiny mistake

Gráinne wants to help prevent other people going through the same trauma.

# accident - Friday 6 March, 2015

Lorry tries to make it under low bridge: Doesn’t make it

The incident happend this morning in Portarlington, Co Laois.

# accident - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

This 90-year-old man was was ignored as he lay injured on a Cork street

Con Coughlan misjudged the height of the path where a new bike lane has recently been installed.

# accident - Sunday 22 February, 2015

From The42 ‘Doctors told me I’d never walk again. Now I’m competing for a place at the Paralympics’ Interview

‘Doctors told me I’d never walk again. Now I’m competing for a place at the Paralympics’

Irish showjumper Emma Cahill suffered a life-altering accident four years ago.

# accident - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Shopper ‘mistakenly drops’ cocaine while in the supermarket

The incident occurred at Super Dollar in the State of Virginia.

# accident - Monday 16 February, 2015

Motorcyclist killed after colliding with parked car in Dublin

The man was brought to St Vincent’s Hospital but was pronounced dead a short time after.

# accident - Sunday 15 February, 2015

Man (24) dies after car collides with wall

The incident occurred last night.

# accident - Sunday 8 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Bruce Jenner involved in car accident that leaves one woman dead Bruce Jenner

Bruce Jenner involved in car accident that leaves one woman dead

Jenner was unharmed in the accident.

# accident - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Farm deaths: “Do we ban all over-65s from the farm? Of course not”

A group representing farmers said that farm deaths cannot be compared to other sectors.

# accident - Saturday 31 January, 2015

Man critical after being shot at fast food restaurant

A separate shooting incident in the city saw a man shot in both kneecaps.

# accident - Friday 30 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Motorcyclist gets hit by a car, miraculously lands on his feet Ninja Skills

# accident - Friday 9 January, 2015

Man (66) in critical condition following Donegal workplace accident

The incident happened yesterday at Portnoo.

# accident - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

“A desperate tragedy”: Shock in Co Kildare as four young women killed in road crash

The women were aged between 19 and 20 years old, and were from Carlow and Athy. Three others were injured.

# accident - Friday 5 December, 2014

There was a truck on fire on the M50 this morning

The incident occurred northbound near J5 Finglas.

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