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Dublin: 8 °C Friday 6 March, 2015


# roads - Today’s News


# roads - Monday 2 March, 2015

Did you witness this car crash? Gardaí want to talk to you

Two people in the car sustained minor injuries in the crash yesterday morning.

# roads - Friday 27 February, 2015

Man dies after being hit by truck in Tipperary

Man dies after being hit by truck in Tipperary

The incident happened at 2.40pm today.

# roads - Thursday 26 February, 2015

The Port Tunnel has reopened following a crash and two breakdowns

Dublin Fire Brigade have been deployed to the scene.

# roads - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Driving instructors will soon be allowed sit in on your test

The initial pilot will take place in Waterford and Thurles over a 6 week period.

Man in his 70s killed in car crash

The occupants of the second car, a man, aged in his 40s and a 5-year-old boy were also injured in the collision.

# roads - Thursday 19 February, 2015

Road deaths: Motorcyclist is 21st person to be killed on Irish roads this year

The man in his 30s was pronounced dead at the scene.

# roads - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

‘I’m doing something for my baby… I’m here for Jake’ – heartbroken mum on her Dáil sleep out

Six-year-old Jake Brennan was knocked down outside his home last year. Now his mother hopes her three-night sleep out can help make sure others don’t suffer a parent’s worst nightmare.

# roads - Monday 16 February, 2015

Using a toll road to get home today? There’s a lot more of you than there used to be

Keep tolling, tolling, tolling, tolling. (Sorry.)

# roads - Monday 9 February, 2015

Teenage driver killed in two-car crash

Two women were also treated for injuries, but were released from hospital.

# roads - Saturday 7 February, 2015

‘Insanity’: That’s what Michael Healy-Rae thinks of our approach to motorways Grinds My Gears This post contains videos

‘Insanity’: That’s what Michael Healy-Rae thinks of our approach to motorways

The independent TD regularly drives from Kerry to Dublin.

# roads - Friday 6 February, 2015

€26m will be spent improving roads around Dublin. Here’s where the money is going

# roads - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Are your local roads ‘in shite’? That may be fixed soon…

They’re fixing the roads: €300 million investment in 2,000km of rural and regional routes

Man killed in crash after he was hit while walking in rural Galway

The crash happened this morning in Kilkieran.

# roads - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Potholes could soon be but an unpleasant memory

New research has developed a system of detecting costly road damage before it occurs.

# roads - Monday 26 January, 2015

Teenager arrested over fatal hit-and-run released without charge

81-year-old Wexford man James Brennan died in the Wexford crash.

# roads - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

The Meath councillor dishing out grit from the boot of his car

Paddy Meade has gone against the advice of the local authority in delivering the grit.

# roads - Monday 19 January, 2015

There’s ANOTHER weather warning in place, this time for snow

The ice, frost and fog isn’t going anywhere in a hurry.

# roads - Friday 16 January, 2015

New warning extending: Rachel may be gone but the snow is back

Snow and ice are causing problems on some roads across the country this morning.

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

The driver of the tractor was uninjured.

# roads - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

More women may feel anxious on icy roads but men lose control of their car more

It seems heightened anxiety may result in more cautious driving.

# roads - Saturday 10 January, 2015

Red Rock, Eddie Hobbs, and “Al” Shatter: The week in numbers

Plus: How many extra seconds will we be getting in June?

# roads - 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.

One person injured in multi-car collision in Longford

Diversions are in place.

Drivers told to give cyclists some space when they overtake

Campaigners want a minimum overtaking distance.

# roads - Sunday 4 January, 2015

Watch your step: Icy paths and roads after freezing overnight temperatures

It’s a cold one this morning but it will get a little warmer as the day goes on.

# roads - Friday 2 January, 2015

Get the thermals back out: Temperatures will drop to -3 tomorrow Brr

Get the thermals back out: Temperatures will drop to -3 tomorrow

There will be widespread hard frost, icy roads and fog tomorrow.

# roads - Thursday 1 January, 2015

# roads - Monday 29 December, 2014

Ever wonder why traffic jams sometimes happen for no reason?

You probably have while tutting and cursing other drivers.

Man killed as car crashes into pole in Donegal

The crash happened at around 9 o’clock last night.

# roads - Sunday 28 December, 2014

Cyclist fights for life after two-bicycle and van crash in Dublin

The collision happened near Blake’s Cross on the old Dublin to Belfast road.

# roads - Friday 26 December, 2014

Roads deaths for 2014 have surpassed last year

With just under a week of 2014 left, 195 people have died.

# roads - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

Woman knocked down by lorry as she crossed a road in Birr

She remains in a critical condition in hospital.

Elderly pedestrian dies a day after being struck by a car

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.

# roads - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

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.

# roads - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Man in his 20s killed in collision involving car and truck

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Motorcyclist in his 70s dies in Templemore crash

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

# roads - Sunday 14 December, 2014

These morgue workers don’t ever want to meet you

So be careful on the roads.

# roads - Saturday 13 December, 2014

Woman killed and two teenagers injured in Kerry road accident

The incident occurred shortly after 9am this morning.

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