Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 8°C Wednesday 12 May 2021

#Accident

# accident - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

Boy (14) dies following freak railings accident
# Kinsale
# Kinsale

Boy (14) dies following freak railings accident

Jan 29th 2014, 7:42 AM 35,407 Views 34 Comments

Leon Connon was being treated for serious head injuries at Cork University Hospital.

# accident - Sunday 26 January, 2014

21 dead as tourist boat capsizes off India's Andaman and Nicobar islands
# Accident
# Accident

21 dead as tourist boat capsizes off India's Andaman and Nicobar islands

Jan 26th 2014, 9:00 PM 18,403 Views 12 Comments

The private boat was carrying around 43 tourists, thought to be mostly Indians.

Boy (14) in serious condition in hospital after fall
# Kinsale
# Kinsale

Boy (14) in serious condition in hospital after fall

Jan 26th 2014, 10:28 AM 30,819 Views 4 Comments

The teenager fell and became trapped in railings while playing with friends in Kinsale last evening.

# accident - Friday 17 January, 2014

Labour senator Jimmy Harte transferred back to Dublin, remains in critical condition
# Jimmy Harte
# Jimmy Harte

Labour senator Jimmy Harte transferred back to Dublin, remains in critical condition

Jan 17th 2014, 6:45 AM 12,450 Views 0 Comments

A Labour spokesperson confirmed yesterday that Harte remains in a critical condition and will get “the best of care” at Beaumont Hospital.

# accident - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Gardaí renew appeal for witnesses to fatal Killarney collision
# Co Kerry
# Co Kerry

Gardaí renew appeal for witnesses to fatal Killarney collision

Jan 14th 2014, 6:37 PM 11,105 Views 1 Comment

A woman was killed in the crash, while an eight-year-old girl was injured.

South Sudanese children perish in ferry accident after fleeing violence
# South Sudan
# South Sudan

South Sudanese children perish in ferry accident after fleeing violence

Jan 14th 2014, 8:52 AM 4,768 Views 21 Comments

There are reports of between 200 and 300 people on the overloaded ferry.

# accident - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Schumacher's skis not the cause of his accident, say investigators
# Latest
From The42
# Latest

Schumacher's skis not the cause of his accident, say investigators

Jan 8th 2014, 11:02 AM 1,991 Views 0 Comments

A video removed from the German’s helmet has been studied.

# accident - Sunday 29 December, 2013

Michael Schumacher in ‘coma’, critical after ski accident
# Accident
From The42
# Accident

Michael Schumacher in ‘coma’, critical after ski accident

Dec 29th 2013, 10:00 PM 79,801 Views 84 Comments

The seven-time Formula One World Champion was skiing in France.

# accident - Saturday 28 December, 2013

Express train fire in India kills at least 26 people
# India
# India

Express train fire in India kills at least 26 people

Dec 28th 2013, 2:02 PM 5,874 Views 25 Comments

Two children were among the victims.

# accident - Friday 27 December, 2013

28-year-old pedestrian seriously injured in Cork collision
# Cork
# Cork

28-year-old pedestrian seriously injured in Cork collision

Dec 27th 2013, 9:09 AM 15,077 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí are now appealing for witnesses to the collision.

# accident - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

23-year-old woman killed after tree falls on car in Mullingar
# Accident
# Accident

23-year-old woman killed after tree falls on car in Mullingar

Dec 18th 2013, 11:21 PM 47,458 Views 59 Comments

The incident occurred on the road to Ballymahon.

# accident - Monday 2 December, 2013

Probe launched into cause of New York train derailment
# New York
# New York

Probe launched into cause of New York train derailment

Dec 2nd 2013, 8:03 AM 6,456 Views 0 Comments

The train may have been speeding when it veered off the rails in the Bronx borough yesterday.

# accident - Saturday 30 November, 2013

One third of all drownings in the last 25 years recorded as suicide
# Drowning
# Drowning

One third of all drownings in the last 25 years recorded as suicide

Nov 30th 2013, 8:15 AM 5,983 Views 11 Comments

The actual figure could be far higher, because of the number of of deaths in which the intention was recorded as ‘undetermined’.

# accident - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

Two deaths reported after World Cup stadium accident
# Accident
From The42
# Accident

Two deaths reported after World Cup stadium accident

Nov 27th 2013, 5:02 PM 12,240 Views 25 Comments

Part of one of the stands at the unfinished Arena Corinthians stadium collapsed

Ajax fan seriously injured during Barcelona game
# Accident
From The42
# Accident

Ajax fan seriously injured during Barcelona game

Nov 27th 2013, 6:00 AM 3,693 Views 0 Comments

The man fell several metres while celebrating Danny Hoesen’s goal.

# accident - Monday 18 November, 2013

Labour Senator Jimmy Harte remains in critical but stable condition
# Jimmy Harte
# Jimmy Harte

Labour Senator Jimmy Harte remains in critical but stable condition

Nov 18th 2013, 9:29 PM 14,764 Views 0 Comments

Harte was found unconscious in the early hours of Saturday morning after sustaining serious injuries in what is now believed to have been an accidental fall.

# accident - Sunday 17 November, 2013

Brendan Grace interview reveals Charlie Haughey helped buy his family their first house
# Home Owner
# Home Owner

Brendan Grace interview reveals Charlie Haughey helped buy his family their first house

Nov 17th 2013, 7:30 AM 27,572 Views 97 Comments

Brendan Grace said money he received from an action taken against the former Taoiseach allowed him buy his family home.

# accident - Friday 15 November, 2013

Two men escape after ditching light aircraft in Lough Erne
# Accident
# Accident

Two men escape after ditching light aircraft in Lough Erne

Nov 15th 2013, 10:50 PM 19,445 Views 25 Comments

Two men who were flying the aircraft are not believed to be injured.

# accident - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

MI6 spy found dead and locked in sports bag likely an accident - UK police
# Spy In The Bag Case
# Spy In The Bag Case

MI6 spy found dead and locked in sports bag likely an accident - UK police

Nov 13th 2013, 3:00 PM 27,247 Views 78 Comments

A fresh review of the mysterious “spy in the bag” case has concluded that Gareth Williams was not murdered but had climbed into the bag without assistance.

# accident - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

NUIG recruiting participants aged 64 and over to test system that detects falls
# Accident And Injury
# Accident And Injury

NUIG recruiting participants aged 64 and over to test system that detects falls

Nov 12th 2013, 7:00 AM 4,928 Views 13 Comments

The portable fall detector incorporates accelerometers which are capable of running complex falls detection algorithms.

# accident - Thursday 7 November, 2013

Fukushima prepares to remove ultra-dangerous fuel rods
# Nuclear
# Nuclear

Fukushima prepares to remove ultra-dangerous fuel rods

Nov 7th 2013, 8:16 AM 4,591 Views 13 Comments

Nuclear engineers will remove the uranium and plutonium fuel rods as part of the decades-long decommissioning of the plant after the worst atomic accident in a generation.

# accident - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

The luckiest scooter rider in the world
# Aaaargh
From The Daily Edge
# Aaaargh

The luckiest scooter rider in the world

Nov 5th 2013, 8:35 AM 2,214 Views 1 Comment

Wait for it…

# accident - Monday 4 November, 2013

Guinness truck sheds its load causing major traffic delays in Dublin
# Rush Hour Delays
# Rush Hour Delays

Guinness truck sheds its load causing major traffic delays in Dublin

Nov 4th 2013, 5:53 PM 36,101 Views 49 Comments

The incident happened on Victoria Quay in Dublin.

# accident - Friday 1 November, 2013

Man killed in hit and run accident in Cork
# Fatal Accident
# Fatal Accident

Man killed in hit and run accident in Cork

Nov 1st 2013, 7:44 AM 13,674 Views 25 Comments

The man in his 20s was knocked down by a van that failed to stop last night.

# accident - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Irishman killed in UK storm was 'kind, honest and caring' says co-worker
# RIP
# RIP

Irishman killed in UK storm was 'kind, honest and caring' says co-worker

Oct 29th 2013, 8:56 AM 9,335 Views 5 Comments

The leader of Harrow Council said that the community is ‘utterly devastated’ following the loss of Donal Drohan.

# accident - Monday 21 October, 2013

Children are 12 times more distracting to a driver than a mobile phone
# Count To Ten
# Count To Ten

Children are 12 times more distracting to a driver than a mobile phone

Oct 21st 2013, 12:44 PM 8,549 Views 69 Comments

A new survey finds that the average parent takes their eyes off the road for three minutes and 22 seconds during a 16-minute trip.

# accident - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

Man reunited with rescue workers who helped save his leg
# Giving Thanks
# Giving Thanks

Man reunited with rescue workers who helped save his leg

Oct 15th 2013, 11:06 AM 5,337 Views 9 Comments

Caolan McCluskey was involved in a serious road traffic accident last February.

# accident - Monday 14 October, 2013

Irish girl dies after being hit by a car in New York
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Irish girl dies after being hit by a car in New York

Oct 14th 2013, 8:35 AM 19,998 Views 11 Comments

Kalie Gill had only recently moved back to New York with her parents.

# accident - Monday 7 October, 2013

Officials blamed after 8 killed, 79 hurt in Monster Truck accident
# Mexico
# Mexico

Officials blamed after 8 killed, 79 hurt in Monster Truck accident

Oct 7th 2013, 9:08 PM 10,091 Views 2 Comments

The event took place in a makeshift arena in the Chihuahua state.

# accident - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

Swiss police can't say if Irishman was stabbed accidentally or murdered
# Investigation
# Investigation

Swiss police can't say if Irishman was stabbed accidentally or murdered

Sep 24th 2013, 3:39 PM 17,694 Views 12 Comments

Patrick Broderick from Cork died from a single stab wound to his neck.

# accident - Thursday 12 September, 2013

Woman arrested in relation to fatal hit-and-run of Alan McSherry
# Donegal
# Donegal

Woman arrested in relation to fatal hit-and-run of Alan McSherry

Sep 12th 2013, 8:38 PM 17,431 Views 59 Comments

Alan McSherry was struck by a car in the early hours of August 25 last. His body was discovered on the road by his wife.

# accident - Sunday 8 September, 2013

Man killed in industrial accident at Corrib gas tunnel
# Mayo
# Mayo

Man killed in industrial accident at Corrib gas tunnel

Sep 8th 2013, 7:48 PM 31,873 Views 59 Comments

The deceased is a German national in his 20s.

# accident - Friday 6 September, 2013

Parked car totally flattened by runaway lorry, nobody hurt
# Lucky Escape
# Lucky Escape

Parked car totally flattened by runaway lorry, nobody hurt

Sep 6th 2013, 8:57 AM 22,779 Views 21 Comments

The truck also crashed into a house in Utah – but the occupants were all in another room.

# accident - Monday 26 August, 2013

Careful now: IndyCar driver takes out 3 members of competitor's pit crew
# Oops
From The42
# Oops

Careful now: IndyCar driver takes out 3 members of competitor's pit crew

Aug 26th 2013, 3:05 PM 1,647 Views 1 Comment

Someone forgot their L plates on Sunday.

# accident - Sunday 25 August, 2013

Man killed in Donegal hit-and-run
# Donegal
# Donegal

Man killed in Donegal hit-and-run

Aug 25th 2013, 9:36 AM 12,216 Views 21 Comments

It is believed the man in his late 40s was struck by a vehicle as he walked home last night.

# accident - Friday 23 August, 2013

Two-year-old boy dies in Waterford beach accident
# Tragic
# Tragic

Two-year-old boy dies in Waterford beach accident

Aug 23rd 2013, 11:05 AM 23,613 Views 27 Comments

The incident happened at Boatstrand near the village of Bunmahon in Waterford last night.

# accident - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Watch Sky Sports News presenter Nick Collins fall over live on air
# Whoops
From The42
# Whoops

Watch Sky Sports News presenter Nick Collins fall over live on air

Aug 14th 2013, 4:24 PM 7,185 Views 2 Comments

We’re blaming technical difficulties.

# accident - Friday 26 July, 2013

Three days of mourning in Spain after deadly train crash
# Investigation
# Investigation

Three days of mourning in Spain after deadly train crash

Jul 26th 2013, 7:09 AM 5,155 Views 5 Comments

The driver is being question by Spanish police.

# accident - Thursday 25 July, 2013

Soldier dies in accident at Dublin barracks
# Defence Forces
# Defence Forces

Soldier dies in accident at Dublin barracks

Jul 25th 2013, 9:41 AM 18,848 Views 24 Comments

The soldier fell from a height at McKee Barracks in the early hours of the morning.