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#Accident

# accident - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Car crashes into emergency department of University Hospital Waterford
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Car crashes into emergency department of University Hospital Waterford

Mar 19th 2015, 8:47 PM 18,735 Views 12 Comments

The car crashed in to the entrance yesterday evening.

# accident - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

And you thought going to the dentist was traumatic...
# Kelly The Giraffe
# Kelly The Giraffe

And you thought going to the dentist was traumatic...

Mar 18th 2015, 10:45 PM 20,739 Views 5 Comments

Kelly – a 14-yera-old female giraffe from Blair Drummond Safari Park near Stirling in Scotland – had to be sedated for the procedure to take place.

Two fatal road crashes within 24 hours - in Sligo and in Co Cork
# Road Deaths
# Road Deaths

Two fatal road crashes within 24 hours - in Sligo and in Co Cork

Mar 18th 2015, 12:44 PM 19,786 Views 4 Comments

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.

# accident - Friday 13 March, 2015

I had to live for two years without a forehead - all because of one tiny mistake
# A Warning
# A Warning

I had to live for two years without a forehead - all because of one tiny mistake

Mar 13th 2015, 2:28 PM 61,445 Views 37 Comments

Gráinne wants to help prevent other people going through the same trauma.

# accident - Friday 6 March, 2015

Lorry tries to make it under low bridge: Doesn't make it
# One Of Those Days
# One Of Those Days

Lorry tries to make it under low bridge: Doesn't make it

Mar 6th 2015, 9:25 AM 38,086 Views 71 Comments

The incident happend this morning in Portarlington, Co Laois.

# accident - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

This 90-year-old man was was ignored as he lay injured on a Cork street
# Cork
# Cork

This 90-year-old man was was ignored as he lay injured on a Cork street

Feb 25th 2015, 4:12 PM 26,276 Views 47 Comments

Con Coughlan misjudged the height of the path where a new bike lane has recently been installed.

# accident - Sunday 22 February, 2015

‘Doctors told me I’d never walk again. Now I’m competing for a place at the Paralympics’
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

‘Doctors told me I’d never walk again. Now I’m competing for a place at the Paralympics’

Feb 22nd 2015, 12:00 PM 14,675 Views 6 Comments

Irish showjumper Emma Cahill suffered a life-altering accident four years ago.

# accident - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Shopper 'mistakenly drops' cocaine while in the supermarket
# Helpful Chaps
# Helpful Chaps

Shopper 'mistakenly drops' cocaine while in the supermarket

Feb 18th 2015, 5:30 PM 21,289 Views 18 Comments

The incident occurred at Super Dollar in the State of Virginia.

# accident - Monday 16 February, 2015

Motorcyclist killed after colliding with parked car in Dublin
# Blackrock
# Blackrock

Motorcyclist killed after colliding with parked car in Dublin

Feb 16th 2015, 10:20 PM 26,459 Views 17 Comments

The man was brought to St Vincent’s Hospital but was pronounced dead a short time after.

# accident - Sunday 15 February, 2015

Man (24) dies after car collides with wall
# Co Kerry
# Co Kerry

Man (24) dies after car collides with wall

Feb 15th 2015, 10:23 AM 16,725 Views 5 Comments

The incident occurred last night.

# accident - Sunday 8 February, 2015

Bruce Jenner involved in car accident that leaves one woman dead
# Bruce Jenner
From The Daily Edge
# Bruce Jenner

Bruce Jenner involved in car accident that leaves one woman dead

Feb 8th 2015, 8:49 AM 3,823 Views 2 Comments

Jenner was unharmed in the accident.

# accident - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Farm deaths: "Do we ban all over-65s from the farm? Of course not"
# Farm Safety
# Farm Safety

Farm deaths: "Do we ban all over-65s from the farm? Of course not"

Feb 3rd 2015, 10:55 AM 11,693 Views 29 Comments

A group representing farmers said that farm deaths cannot be compared to other sectors.

# accident - Saturday 31 January, 2015

Man critical after being shot at fast food restaurant
# Gunshot
# Gunshot

Man critical after being shot at fast food restaurant

Jan 31st 2015, 8:00 AM 32,292 Views 28 Comments

A separate shooting incident in the city saw a man shot in both kneecaps.

# accident - Friday 30 January, 2015

Motorcyclist gets hit by a car, miraculously lands on his feet
# Ninja Skills
From The Daily Edge
# Ninja Skills

Motorcyclist gets hit by a car, miraculously lands on his feet

Jan 30th 2015, 9:08 PM 3,458 Views 2 Comments

Wow.

# accident - Friday 9 January, 2015

Man (66) in critical condition following Donegal workplace accident
# Portnoo
# Portnoo

Man (66) in critical condition following Donegal workplace accident

Jan 9th 2015, 10:14 AM 10,488 Views 3 Comments

The incident happened yesterday at Portnoo.

# accident - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

"A desperate tragedy": Shock in Co Kildare as four young women killed in road crash
# Athy
# Athy

"A desperate tragedy": Shock in Co Kildare as four young women killed in road crash

Jan 7th 2015, 2:50 PM 153,248 Views 104 Comments

The women were aged between 19 and 20 years old, and were from Carlow and Athy. Three others were injured.

# accident - Friday 5 December, 2014

There was a truck on fire on the M50 this morning
# Northbound
# Northbound

There was a truck on fire on the M50 this morning

Dec 5th 2014, 7:11 AM 15,618 Views 11 Comments

The incident occurred northbound near J5 Finglas.

# accident - Monday 1 December, 2014

Munster paid tribute to Nevin Spence before their game with Ulster last Friday
# Classy
From The42
# Classy

Munster paid tribute to Nevin Spence before their game with Ulster last Friday

Dec 1st 2014, 9:39 AM 8,023 Views 3 Comments

Ulster’s Rory Best tweeted a photo of a plaque that the hosts had dedicated to the late player.

# accident - Monday 24 November, 2014

Woman preparing for Ferguson unrest 'shot self in head'
# Missouri
# Missouri

Woman preparing for Ferguson unrest 'shot self in head'

Nov 24th 2014, 9:50 PM 29,535 Views 49 Comments

The woman is believed to have been waving the gun in a car when she accidentally shot herself, according to US reports.

# accident - Thursday 20 November, 2014

Anthony Tohill after chainsaw accident - 'There's so many people worse off than me'
# Bouncing Back
From The42
# Bouncing Back

Anthony Tohill after chainsaw accident - 'There's so many people worse off than me'

Nov 20th 2014, 10:05 AM 23,367 Views 5 Comments

The iconic Derry footballer has spoken out about the accident he was involved in last year.

# accident - Thursday 6 November, 2014

Man dies after falling from escalator in busy Debenhams store
# Oxford Street
# Oxford Street

Man dies after falling from escalator in busy Debenhams store

Nov 6th 2014, 2:27 PM 28,809 Views 19 Comments

It appears that the man took his own life.

# accident - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Man dies in accident at Louth factory
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Man dies in accident at Louth factory

Oct 30th 2014, 8:00 PM 20,092 Views 7 Comments

Gardaí and the HSA are investigating.

# accident - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Motorcyclist killed in Donegal crash
# Roads
# Roads

Motorcyclist killed in Donegal crash

Oct 29th 2014, 6:44 PM 10,402 Views 23 Comments

The accident happened at 4pm this afternoon.

# accident - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

Community service for bar director after employee crushed in lift shaft
# Blu Bar
# Blu Bar

Community service for bar director after employee crushed in lift shaft

Oct 22nd 2014, 2:22 PM 14,942 Views 5 Comments

A director and a shareholder of the company were sentenced in court today over the incident

# accident - Friday 17 October, 2014

Collapse of ventilation grate at South Korean pop concert leaves 16 dead
# Accident
# Accident

Collapse of ventilation grate at South Korean pop concert leaves 16 dead

Oct 17th 2014, 12:08 PM 8,777 Views 2 Comments

It’s believed the concert goers standing on the grate fell 65 feet.

# accident - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

17-year-old girl killed in road traffic collision
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

17-year-old girl killed in road traffic collision

Oct 15th 2014, 5:19 PM 10,952 Views 2 Comments

The collision occurred shortly after 11am this morning in Coleraine, Co Derry.

# accident - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

F1 driver Bianchi remains in critical but stable condition
# Accident
From The42
# Accident

F1 driver Bianchi remains in critical but stable condition

Oct 14th 2014, 4:51 PM 1,758 Views 1 Comment

The driver suffered a serious head injury after crashing during the Japanese Grand Prix .

# accident - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

Gardaí renew appeal for information after man killed in motorcycle crash last week
# Drimnagh
# Drimnagh

Gardaí renew appeal for information after man killed in motorcycle crash last week

Oct 8th 2014, 12:50 PM 5,749 Views 6 Comments

The 38-year-old died when his motorcycle crashed with a car on Davitt Road, Drimnagh.

# accident - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Heart-stopping footage of a train ploughing into an 18-wheeler stuck on the tracks
# Lucky Escape
From The Daily Edge
# Lucky Escape

Heart-stopping footage of a train ploughing into an 18-wheeler stuck on the tracks

Oct 7th 2014, 9:07 AM 2,707 Views 0 Comments

Luckily nobody was killed in the accident.

# accident - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Five killed after their helicopter crashed into French garden
# Accident
# Accident

Five killed after their helicopter crashed into French garden

Oct 2nd 2014, 10:54 AM 8,640 Views 5 Comments

Two others were injured in the crash.

# accident - Monday 29 September, 2014

Monster truck crashes into crowd killing two people
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

Monster truck crashes into crowd killing two people

Sep 29th 2014, 9:52 AM 8,725 Views 16 Comments

The truck surged off the track into the crowd of spectators.

# accident - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Woman killed in Roscommon farm accident
# Farming
# Farming

Woman killed in Roscommon farm accident

Sep 25th 2014, 6:02 PM 22,110 Views 7 Comments

Another woman was injured in the incident.

# accident - Friday 19 September, 2014

George's Street closed after rush-hour accident
# Road Accident
# Road Accident

George's Street closed after rush-hour accident

Sep 19th 2014, 5:20 PM 21,967 Views 10 Comments

A motorcyclist was injured in a collision with an SUV.

# accident - Monday 15 September, 2014

Man in 70s killed after wall collapses on him
# Accident
# Accident

Man in 70s killed after wall collapses on him

Sep 15th 2014, 7:14 PM 24,731 Views 3 Comments

The man was pronounced dead at the scene in Bandon.

# accident - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Gardaí anxious to speak with two females in relation to hit-and-run
# Swords
# Swords

Gardaí anxious to speak with two females in relation to hit-and-run

Aug 17th 2014, 1:27 PM 16,798 Views 1 Comment

The two females took a lift in a dark coloured Volkswagen Golf in the Swords area between 3am and 3.30am.

# accident - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Man arrested in connection with fatal Swords hit and run
# Road Death
# Road Death

Man arrested in connection with fatal Swords hit and run

Aug 16th 2014, 6:23 PM 17,112 Views 13 Comments

The man is being held in Swords Garda Station.

Man killed in hit-and-run in Swords overnight
# Appeal
# Appeal

Man killed in hit-and-run in Swords overnight

Aug 16th 2014, 8:58 AM 23,277 Views 23 Comments

The man was struck by a car on North Street in Swords at 3.10am.

# accident - Monday 28 July, 2014

Two Irishmen killed in a fall on Mont Blanc
# Accident
# Accident

Two Irishmen killed in a fall on Mont Blanc

Jul 28th 2014, 7:39 PM 34,155 Views 19 Comments

Peter Britton and Colm Ennis were long-time friends according to family members.

# accident - Thursday 24 July, 2014

At least 19 dead after train crashes into school bus in India
# India
# India

At least 19 dead after train crashes into school bus in India

Jul 24th 2014, 8:03 AM 4,149 Views 3 Comments

Some 18 children on their way to school have been confirmed dead so far.

# accident - Saturday 19 July, 2014

VIDEO: Lewis Hamilton suffered a bad crash in Hockenheim today
# Accident
From The42
# Accident

VIDEO: Lewis Hamilton suffered a bad crash in Hockenheim today

Jul 19th 2014, 5:39 PM 2,702 Views 1 Comment

Despite being shaken and groggy, the 29-year-old was able to climb from his wrecked car and walk away.