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Dublin: 12 °C Thursday 26 November, 2015

#Road Deaths

# road-deaths - Today’s News


# road-deaths - Friday 20 November, 2015

Two men killed in separate collisions in Monaghan and Louth

In the car crash in Louth, two people also sustained minor injuries.

# road-deaths - Saturday 24 October, 2015

It could take weeks to identity victims of horror French bus crash

Experts from a police victim identification unit set up a tented centre overnight.

# road-deaths - Monday 12 October, 2015

Video shows last moments of two young men’s lives as they sped to their deaths

The video shows that the men were driving above 90 mph while driving along a quiet country road.

# road-deaths - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

Man in his 80s dies after tractor strikes ditch and overturns

The crash happened in Wicklow this morning.

# road-deaths - Sunday 23 August, 2015

Two men killed in separate crashes in Donegal and Cork

A 19-year-old car passenger and 41-year-old motorcyclist lost their lives in the collisions.

# road-deaths - Saturday 15 August, 2015

Motorcyclist killed in Kerry road crash

The crash happened this morning on the N70.

# road-deaths - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Elderly woman dies after her car collides with truck

She was pronounced dead at the scene.

# road-deaths - Sunday 26 July, 2015

Woman in her 70s killed in three car pile-up

A number of other people have been taken to University Hospital Limerick.

# road-deaths - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Motorcyclist in his 20s killed in Cork crash

His bike collided with a car.

# road-deaths - Monday 13 July, 2015

‘Any small community’s nightmare’: Shock over deaths in Laois car crash

Angela Kelly, Orla Curry and Martin Brophy were killed in the crash early yesterday morning.

# road-deaths - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

Forget phones, Samsung’s developing a truck that could help reduce road deaths Taking Risks This post contains videos

# road-deaths - Monday 22 June, 2015

Man dies in single car collision in Wicklow

Gardaí are investigating the incident.

# road-deaths - Thursday 11 June, 2015

A man who ran over his girlfriend’s father is campaigning for more high-vis jackets

Michael Jackson appeared alongside his girlfriend Maggie on Tv3′s Ireland AM to tell their harrowing story.

# road-deaths - Monday 8 June, 2015

‘God, it’s so hard’: Jake Brennan’s mother speaks out on his first anniversary Road Deaths This post contains videos

‘God, it’s so hard’: Jake Brennan’s mother speaks out on his first anniversary

“We’re missing a precious, precious little boy.”

# road-deaths - Sunday 7 June, 2015

133 drivers in fatal crashes were not breathalysed last year

The majority of drivers received fatal injuries at the scene.

# road-deaths - Friday 29 May, 2015

Victory for Jake Brennan’s family as council backs 20km speed limit

The six-year-old died when hit by a car last June.

# road-deaths - Monday 4 May, 2015

Pedestrian killed in Cork this morning

The 33-year-old died in hospital.

# road-deaths - Monday 6 April, 2015

Man dies in car crash in Bandon

The deceased was the driver and sole occupant of the car.

# road-deaths - Sunday 5 April, 2015

This simple can could help save cyclists’ lives

Cyclists: You should all get this.

# road-deaths - Saturday 28 March, 2015

Almost 500 Irish drivers caught speeding in just 24 hours

Gardaí have checked more than 100,000 vehicles since yesterday morning.

# road-deaths - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

51-year-old man killed in Cork road crash

The man’s vehicle left the road and crashed into another car parked beside the road.

# road-deaths - Monday 23 March, 2015

Mayo’s roads are being blessed – but there are no miracles expected

Mayo is following in the footsteps of Australia, where the blessing takes place in certain areas each year.

# road-deaths - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

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.

# road-deaths - Friday 16 January, 2015

Elderly man dies after his car crashed with a tractor and feeder

The driver of the tractor was uninjured.

# road-deaths - Saturday 10 January, 2015

‘Their friendship brought brightness to our world’: Athy crash victims laid to rest

Funeral services for Niamh Doyle and Ashling Middleton took place in Carlow and Kildare today.

Irish road deaths are on the rise – is it time we looked to Sweden for safety inspiration?

The CEO of the RSA said, ‘We saved more lives than ever before in 2012 we can do it again in 2015’.

# road-deaths - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Private service held in Carlow for Athy crash victims

The memorial took place at 12:15 this afternoon.

# road-deaths - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

‘Four beautiful school friends’ to be laid to rest after tragic Kildare crash

Funeral arrangements have been made for three of the young women.

# road-deaths - Friday 2 January, 2015

Gardaí will be able to test your saliva on the roadside by the end of this year

As part of the tender process, testing is currently underway so suitable devices can be chosen.

# road-deaths - Thursday 1 January, 2015

Double the number of children died on our roads last year

One in four passengers killed were not wearing a seatbelt.

# road-deaths - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

Elderly pedestrian dies a day after being struck by a car

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.

# road-deaths - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

Young man killed in three-car collision in Down

Another tragedy on the roads at Christmas time.

Man in his 20s dies after his van struck a tree in Longford

He is the 192nd person to die on Irish roads this year.

# road-deaths - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Motorcyclist in his 70s dies in Templemore crash

He is the 188th person to die on Irish roads this year.

# road-deaths - Saturday 13 December, 2014

Woman in her 20s killed after being hit by car

The woman was hit by a car in Glasson, near Athlone on Wednesday.

# road-deaths - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

Pedestrian knocked down and killed in Clonard

He is the 39th pedestrian to be killed on Irish roads this year.

# road-deaths - Monday 8 December, 2014

# road-deaths - Monday 1 December, 2014

Cavan driver is the 180th person killed on Irish roads this year

The man’s car hit a tree last night.

# road-deaths - Monday 24 November, 2014

Man in his 40s killed in Co Cork car crash tonight

The incident occurred between Mallow and Buttevant at around 6.40 pm tonight.

# road-deaths - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

Young girl dies after being hit by truck in Waterford

The toddler was hit by a truck on Manor Street.

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