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#M1

# m1 - Saturday 26 August, 2017

Eight dead after major crash between two lorries and minibus on UK motorway M1

Eight dead after major crash between two lorries and minibus on UK motorway

The crash happened early this morning.

# m1 - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

Man dies after collision between truck and car on M1

It’s the second fatal crash on the motorway in 24 hours.

# m1 - Friday 19 May, 2017

Woman (72) awarded €25,000 in damages after sunroof blew off daughter's car

The sunroof blew off the car when it was being driven at about 90km/hour on the M1.

# m1 - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Schoolgirl who was forced into car 'thought she was going to be raped'

The car was stopped on the M1.

# m1 - Sunday 11 September, 2016

Taxi driver stabbed and assaulted in early morning carjacking

The car, a grey Ford Mondeo, was later found burnt out.

# m1 - Sunday 22 May, 2016

Dublin Fire Brigade have had a busy day dealing with weather-related road accidents

Difficult weather conditions have seen multiple accidents happening just outside the city.

# m1 - Saturday 9 April, 2016

Elderly woman dies after six car motorway collision

The incident happened between the towns of Moira and Lurgan.

# m1 - Saturday 2 January, 2016

Car flips over on M50 slip road

One woman was taken to hospital.

# m1 - Monday 28 September, 2015

Man (45) arrested after driving wrong way down M1

The driver will appear before Dungannon Magistrates’ Court next month.

# m1 - Thursday 24 September, 2015

M1 re-opens to traffic in both directions after truck fire

The burnt-out truck has been removed from the roadside.

# m1 - Saturday 15 August, 2015

Crash on M50 causing traffic delays

The incident involved a two car collision.

# m1 - Monday 27 July, 2015

Man dies after crash between truck and two cars on M1 motorway

It is understood that gardaí are investigating a possible link between the crash and the discovery of a woman’s body in the same county.

# m1 - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Lights on Ireland's motorways are being turned off to save money

“Are we trying to save a few quid? That’s absolutely correct.”

# m1 - Saturday 5 July, 2014

Nama is selling a €100 million portfolio of business parks

The five properties are located around the country, with the most high profile in Carrickmines.

# m1 - Friday 14 February, 2014

Man in court after gardaí seize 39 kilos of drugs on Dublin motorway

The drugs were seized at a service station on the M1.

# m1 - Thursday 13 February, 2014

Man arrested after €234k of drugs seized at service station

The seizure was made at 9am this morning following an intelligence-led operation.

# m1 - Friday 20 December, 2013

Major blaze at Santry industrial estate brought under control

The blaze broke out close to the Omni Centre shortly before 5pm. There are no reports of any injuries.

# m1 - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Three arrested after high speed chase on M1

It is understood that the three men arrested are connected to a number of burglaries in Northern Ireland.

# m1 - Friday 10 May, 2013

Five arrests after gang armed with hammers rob Dublin jewellery shop

The gang threatened staff and smashed up the shop, causing extensive damage.

# m1 - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Three car collision causing delays on the M50 RTC

Three car collision causing delays on the M50

No one was seriously injured in the incident that happened at about 4pm this afternoon.

# m1 - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

Van catches fire on M1 motorway in Louth

At the moment, there are no reports of any injuries.

# m1 - Monday 14 January, 2013

One injured in accident involving three cars on M1

The incident occurred this morning at Junction 4, Donabate and is being dealt with by gardaí.

# m1 - Thursday 3 January, 2013

Major tailbacks on M1 southbound after multi-vehicle crash

A pile-up at around 12:40pm caused the entire motorway to be closed off to passing southbound traffic.

# m1 - Saturday 29 December, 2012

Over 1,100 delays/collisions on Irish roads in 2012 - AA Roadwatch

At 374 incidents, Dublin experienced nearly four times as many delays as anywhere else.

# m1 - Thursday 29 November, 2012

David Black’s widow: “Things like this just don’t happen anymore”

Yvonne Black says his death was even more shocking because David didn’t feel like he was in any danger.

# m1 - Monday 26 November, 2012

Truck on fire leads to M1 closure

The M1 Dublin/Belfast road is closed northbound after a truck went on fire.

# m1 - Monday 12 November, 2012

‘The IRA’ claim responsibility for the murder of David Black

In a statement issued by the group the killing was carried out because of “torture and degradation” of dissident prisoners at Maghaberry jail.

# m1 - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Murdered prison officer’s funeral takes place today

David Black was shot dead near Belfast as he drove along the motorway to work on Thursday.

# m1 - Thursday 1 November, 2012

Prison officer killed in Armagh motorway shooting

This morning’s shooting, which caused the death of a Northern Ireland prison officer, has been condemned by the Northern Ireland Secretary.

# m1 - Friday 28 September, 2012

From The42 As it happened: Drogheda United v St Patrick's Athletic, Airtricity League Liveblog

As it happened: Drogheda United v St Patrick's Athletic, Airtricity League

We followed every minute as second faced third hoping to keep the heat on Sligo Rovers at the summit.

# m1 - Saturday 8 September, 2012

M1 Motorway fully reopens following fire

A lorry carrying bales of hay went alight near Junction 18 on Friday, causing the motorway to be closed in both directions.

# m1 - Friday 7 September, 2012

M1 closed as lorry-load of hay catches fire M1

M1 closed as lorry-load of hay catches fire

Gardai say both directions are affected just north of junction 18.

# m1 - Sunday 19 August, 2012

GARDAÍ ARE investigating a collision on the M1 northbound at junction 12 (Drogheda) this afternoon. A number of minor injuries have been reported after the incident occurred at around 3pm. Gardaí say that the injured persons have been taken to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda for treatment. Motorists heading northbound on the M1 are being asked to divert at junction 10. They can rejoin the motorway at junction 12 and continue their journey northbound.

# m1 - Tuesday 10 July, 2012

The Evening Fix: Tuesday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

In pictures: Bus bursts into flames on the M1 Bus Fire This post contains images

In pictures: Bus bursts into flames on the M1

The blaze broke out on the Bus Eireann coach at around 8am this morning.

Eleven evacuated from bus fire at M1 toll plaza

A Bus Eireann vehicle caught fire in a southbound lane at 8am.

# m1 - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

From The Daily Edge Major British motorway shut down after 23-tonne Marmite spill Love It? This post contains a poll

Major British motorway shut down after 23-tonne Marmite spill

A tanker carrying tonnes of the like-it-or-loathe-it condiment overturned on the busy M1 last night, closing a section of it.

# m1 - Tuesday 1 November, 2011

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Man falls off bridge over M1 in Dublin

The man – who has not been named – is believed to have survived the incident, which occurred at around 2pm today.

# m1 - Monday 6 June, 2011

One dead and seven injured following early morning crashes

One man killed and two injured following a crash on the M1, while five people in their twenties have been injured in a collision in Celbridge, Co. Kildare.

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