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#Tragic

# tragic - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Father of 11-month-old baby that died in Kerry apartment also dies

The 32-year-old man and 11-month-old Karol Rozycki were found at the apartment on Sunday.

Man killed in Cavan farm incident this morning

He was working alone on his farm at the time of the incident.

# tragic - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Tributes paid to Dublin-born US police officer killed in collision

Trooper Sean E. Cullen leaves behind a 9-month-old son.

# tragic - Friday 4 March, 2016

Daylight robbery sees thieves take off with pictures of widow’s recently deceased husband

Devices stolen contained memories of Cora’s last eight months with her husband.

# tragic - Sunday 28 February, 2016

US police officer shot dead on her first shift

Officer Ashley Guindon was sworn in on Friday.

# tragic - Thursday 18 February, 2016

Sonogram shows dying twin holding his unborn sister’s hand Kansas This post contains videos

Sonogram shows dying twin holding his unborn sister’s hand

Ian and Brittani McIntire’s unborn baby son has a hole in his heart and problems with the development of his brain.

# tragic - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

Human error probably responsible for train crash that killed 11

A 39-year-old dispatcher could face up to five years in prison.

# tragic - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Irish man dies after falling into river in Australia

Niall Quinn, from Silverbridge, is believed to have fallen from a houseboat in a tragic accident.

# tragic - Thursday 21 January, 2016

“A beautiful, kind little boy”: 6-year-old road crash victim named as Joshua Kelly

The PSNI is appealing for anyone who witnessed the crash to come forward.

# tragic - Monday 18 January, 2016

Woman in her 80s dies after being hit by a van

The incident happened in Cavan shortly after 7am this morning.

# tragic - Friday 15 January, 2016

14 killed, dozens more injured as bus plunges off mountain road

Many of those on board were in their early 20s.

Mourners that attended funeral of Polish man who died on Christmas Day praised by ambassador

Marek Skiba’s funeral was attended by hundred of mourners this week.

Céline Dion’s husband René Angélil has died at the age of 73 RIP

Céline Dion’s husband René Angélil has died at the age of 73

He had been his wife’s long-time manager.

# tragic - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

Two-year-old boy crushed to death by chest of drawers

Archie Tafts was rushed to hospital after the incident yesterday afternoon but died a short time later.

# tragic - Sunday 3 January, 2016

From The42 Four children among injured as Dakar Rally car smashes into spectators Horror Crash

Four children among injured as Dakar Rally car smashes into spectators

A 10-year-old boy and his father were rushed to hospital after the horrific crash in Argentina.

Drowned toddler the first migrant tragedy of 2016

“Nothing can prepare you for the horrific reality of what is going on.”

# tragic - Thursday 31 December, 2015

Deaths in 2015: Saying goodbye to those we loved and lost this year RIP

Deaths in 2015: Saying goodbye to those we loved and lost this year

It was the year we bid our final farewells to…

# tragic - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

From The42 Former Premier League goalkeeper Pavel Srnicek passes away aged 47 RIP

Former Premier League goalkeeper Pavel Srnicek passes away aged 47

The ex-Czech Republic international suffered a cardiac arrest just before Christmas.

# tragic - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

A father in the UK has been jailed for murdering his six-month old son

Piotr Sobczyk will serve a minimum of 16 and a half years.

# tragic - Monday 21 December, 2015

Man killed in tree felling accident in Donegal

Another man has also been killed in a farm accident in Co Down.

# tragic - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Outpouring of tributes for councillor Willie Crowley who died after an alleged hit-and-run RIP

Outpouring of tributes for councillor Willie Crowley who died after an alleged hit-and-run

Willie Crowley passed away in Naas Hospital last night.

18 people have died trying to cross into Europe

Reports are that an additional 14 were pulled to safety by the Turkish coastguard.

# tragic - Monday 14 December, 2015

Heroin deaths on the rise in Ireland for the first time in four years

New figures show that 86 deaths were related to the drug in 2013.

Funeral set for tomorrow as tributes pour in for girl who died at Hook Head

Aoife Winterlich tragically died in hospital last week.

# tragic - Monday 30 November, 2015

Suspected burglar killed after fire lit in chimney he was stuck in

The man is believed to have attempted to enter the house on Friday night.

# tragic - Friday 27 November, 2015

Front-seat passenger killed as car crashes into wall in Co Meath

The incident happened yesterday morning in the Duleek area of Co Meath.

# tragic - Monday 2 November, 2015

“He made an impression on everyone he met” – tributes to army officer killed in car accident

Lieutenant Colonel Jack Griffin was killed after being struck by a car near Thurles on Saturday afternoon.

# tragic - Thursday 29 October, 2015

16-year-old male charged in Aberdeen murder investigation

Bailey Gwynne died after being stabbed at secondary school Cults Academy yesterday evening.

# tragic - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

Roscommon man who died tragically preparing for his mother’s funeral saved two lives with his organs

Mourners were told at Pa Bowens’ funeral that the lives of a man and woman had been saved by Pa’s donated kidneys.

# tragic - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Man dies after falling from ladder while preparing for his mother’s funeral

Patrick Bowens passed away in Beaumont Hospital, Dublin yesterday.

# tragic - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

Cork woman dies in freak accident on Vietnam beach

Stephanie Hartnett, aged in her 60s, died on Saturday when she was swept out to sea by a freak wave.

# tragic - Saturday 10 October, 2015

Latest: Two infants among ten dead in blaze at Dublin halting site Carrickmines This post contains videos

Latest: Two infants among ten dead in blaze at Dublin halting site

The fatal fire broke out at a housing unit at around 4am. The senior investigating garda has called it a “terrible tragedy”.

# tragic - Friday 9 October, 2015

One-year-old baby dies on migrant boat bound for Greece

The boat began sinking during the night according to the Greek ministry of shipping.

Woman ‘has hand chopped off’ while trying to escape employer

The woman allegedly had tried to complain to her employer about torture and non-payment of wages.

# tragic - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

From The42 Germany star Bastian Schweinsteiger meets family of Berkeley victim Tribute

Germany star Bastian Schweinsteiger meets family of Berkeley victim

The Man United star is in Dublin ahead of the world champions’ clash with Ireland tomorrow

Mother of Cian McDonnell Lynch posts incredibly heartfelt tribute to her son

Four-year-old Cian, centre of the ‘Hope for Cian’ campaign, passed away on Monday.

# tragic - Monday 5 October, 2015

Investigation continues into murder of 7 ft 6 in tall Dimitri Hrynkevich

The incident happened last Wednesday night.

# tragic - Sunday 4 October, 2015

19-year-old killed in Offaly farming accident named as GAA player Adam Mangan

The accident happened yesterday afternoon near Derryarkin in the midlands county.

# tragic - Saturday 3 October, 2015

Five-year-old boy beheaded in human sacrifice, reports say

The incident is said to have happened while he was on his way home from nursery.

# tragic - Thursday 1 October, 2015

Man who murdered fellow Irishman while on drugs given 17 years

The incident happened in February 2013.