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Dublin: 7 °C Tuesday 22 May, 2018


# trapped - Sunday 6 May, 2018

Rescuers search for three Polish miners after deadly quake

Rescuers have not been able to establish communication with any of three other missing men.

# trapped - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

Taiwan hotel collapses after 6.4-magnitude quake

Local media are reporting that a number of people are trapped inside.

# trapped - Sunday 15 January, 2017

Irishman tells of four year ordeal as he is accused of €135 million cocaine and gold robbery

Kenny Coalter said all he wants is to return to Ireland and visit his elderly mother.

# trapped - Saturday 11 June, 2016

Dublin Fire Brigade called out to man trapped under van after jacking techniques failed

A person died in a similar incident last week.

# trapped - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

WATCH: Police officer saves man trapped beneath burning SUV

The man’s arm was trapped beneath the passenger side of the vehicle.

# trapped - Saturday 30 April, 2016

Kenyan rescuers try to reach woman and child trapped in collapsed building

The six-storey building was home to more than 150 families and had been condemned.

# trapped - Thursday 31 March, 2016

At least 20 dead as bridge collapses on crowds in India

Army troops joined efforts to rescue those trapped inside vehicles that lay under massive concrete blocks and metal debris.

# trapped - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Girl (11) awarded €35k in damages after getting finger trapped in seat

The girl’s hand became trapped while she was at a play.

# trapped - Thursday 17 September, 2015

A Kerry coastal community is cut off following a cliff landslide

17 houses at Rossbeigh are inaccessible by road following major subsidence on the Cliff Road earlier this week.

# trapped - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Climber stranded on 50m cliff saved in Howth

The man became stranded when trying to find a way off of the beach.

# trapped - Friday 28 August, 2015

Man 'trapped in piece of furniture' in Co Cork

The incident happened earlier this afternoon.

# trapped - Monday 24 August, 2015

Puppy 'melted to death' after being locked in boot of car

The puppy was likely trapped in the car for a number of days.

# trapped - Monday 17 August, 2015

Lucky escape: A cyclist fell into a Wicklow river and got trapped in thick brambles

Two lifeboat crew members managed to swim to the man. He was later taken to hospital.

# trapped - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Japan might put toilets in lifts in case people get stuck during earthquakes

Definitely qualifies as an emergency.

# trapped - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Families hope for a miracle to save passengers trapped in overturned cruise ship

Just 32 bodies have been recovered so far.

# trapped - Saturday 30 May, 2015

Watch the moment a huge crowd lifted a double decker bus off a trapped unicyclist

A crowd of around 50 gathered spontaneously.

# trapped - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

A wheelchair passenger has lodged a complaint with Irish Rail after being locked on a train for 35 minutes

When the train reached its destination its power was cut, leaving Gerard Gallagher trapped in darkness in Dublin’s Connolly Station.

# trapped - Friday 17 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge This man's struggle to get his seatbelt off is endlessly entertaining Trapped

This man's struggle to get his seatbelt off is endlessly entertaining

“I’m gettin’ hydrophobic.”

# trapped - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Police rescue baby trapped in car on hottest day of the year

Police said the incident was the fault of the vehicle and not the owner.

# trapped - Sunday 22 February, 2015

# trapped - Sunday 28 December, 2014

Irish skiers 'threatened by police' as airport ordeal enters second day

Holidaymakers say they were also intimidated by airport staff, and told they would have to leave the facility for an emergency shelter.

# trapped - Sunday 14 December, 2014

Trapped over a €300 debt - the lives of Pakistan's slaves

“I’ve spent the last 40-odd years in this grind, sometimes in one factory, sometimes in another.”

# trapped - Thursday 20 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge Interpol trapped on their tour bus in New York snow for 50 hours Winterpol

Interpol trapped on their tour bus in New York snow for 50 hours

The band were on their way to Canada.

# trapped - Thursday 14 August, 2014

US troops in Iraq find plight of refugees 'better than feared'

The Pentagon said an evacuation is now far less likely.

# trapped - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Passengers use collective strength to push train off trapped man Push It Real Good

# trapped - Friday 18 July, 2014

Six teens rescued after being cut off by tide in Bundoran

The teens had climbed down a cliff side and became trapped with they could not make their way back up.

# trapped - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Adorable little puppy gets head stuck in wheel and breaks our hearts Puppy In A Pickle

Adorable little puppy gets head stuck in wheel and breaks our hearts

Why do bad things happen to cute puppies?

# trapped - Thursday 15 May, 2014

Thousands of eels die in ESB trap that was meant to help them

ESB have confirmed that 336,000 eels died in the traps in Donegal.

# trapped - Sunday 27 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Little boy rescued after getting stuck in washing machine Sticky Situation

Little boy rescued after getting stuck in washing machine

The tot crawled in to fetch a toy..

# trapped - Friday 21 February, 2014

Ryanair says video claims are 'untrue'

The video says that passengers were held against their will on a delayed flight.

# trapped - Sunday 16 February, 2014

Hundreds feared trapped in South Africa mine collapse, 11 rescued

Officials say those rescued will be arrested for illegal mining.

# trapped - Thursday 2 January, 2014

Stranded Antarctic passengers finally rescued from stuck ship

A helicopter from a nearby Chinese ship has begun ferrying scientists, tourists and journalists from the trapped ship.

# trapped - Tuesday 31 December, 2013

Helicopter to rescue passengers on science ship trapped in Antarctica

The 52 passengers will be taken by helicopter to a nearby ship, while the 22 crew members are expected to remain with the trapped vessel.

# trapped - Monday 30 December, 2013

Attempt to rescue science ship stranded in Antarctica since Christmas fails

It was the third attempt to rescue the scientific expedition ship which is trapped in ice estimated to be around 3 metres thick.

# trapped - Sunday 29 December, 2013

Rescuers due to reach ship stuck in Antarctic ice

The Russian passenger ship which has 74 people on board – a mixture of scientists and tourists – has been stranded since Christmas Eve.

# trapped - Friday 27 December, 2013

Help on the way for ship trapped off Antarctica since Christmas Eve

The ship has 74 people aboard for a scientific mission

# trapped - Friday 27 September, 2013

Up to 70 people trapped after Mumbai building collapse

There were 22 families living in the five-story building, owned by the city’s civic administrative body.

# trapped - Thursday 26 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge Seagull trapped in power lines rescued by a helicopter Rescue Me

# trapped - Saturday 17 August, 2013

Irish women reportedly arrested after Cairo mosque stand-off

The Department of Foreign Affairs has been in contact with Egyptian authorities to try to secure their safety.

# trapped - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

Centre apologises after woman with special needs locked in bus

The young woman was trapped in the vehicle for seven hours.

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