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Friday 9 June 2023 Dublin: 17°C

# Car Accident

Last year
Motorcyclist (50s) dies after collision with a car in Louth
Gardaí and emergency services attended the scene of a fatal traffic collision on the R132 in Dunleer.
All time
Maori All Black Wainui killed in car accident aged 25
Sonny Bill Williams has led tributes to the Super Rugby star.
Actor Orson Bean dies aged 91 after being hit by car in Los Angeles
Bean was best known in the US for appearances on the panel show To Tell The Truth, and the Tonight Show with Johnny Carson.
# Sidelined
Ireland defender Keogh facing up to 15 months out after car accident
The 33-year-old damaged knee ligaments in an incident also involving two Derby County team-mates last week.
# Pyongyang
'Heavy casualties' after Chinese tourists involved in North Korean bus crash
Few details were released about the bus crash, but a now-deleted tweet claimed that 30 had died.
# Driver Safety
All new cars in Ireland to be equipped to dial emergency services if you crash
eCall is a new life-saving technology which will be fitted to all new cars from today.
# On the rise
Car insurance report: Payouts for whiplash must be linked to severity of the injury
The report finds the rise in insurance premiums are linked to the claims relating to soft tissue injuries.
# Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber has accidentally hit a man with his car in Beverly Hills
The injuries that the man sustained are not life threatening.
# sallynoggin
11-year-old girl struck by car in south Dublin suburb last night
She is receiving treatment at Crumlin Children’s Hospital today.
# New York
One dead and 22 injured as car ploughs into pedestrians at Times Square
Charlie Flanagan has expressed Ireland’s “solidarity with the people of New York at this time”.
# Withdrawn
Court told taxi driver was 'lying through his teeth' in car crash injury claim
He said he had been off work after a car accident.
# serious condition
Pensioner in her 70s seriously injured in road crash
The woman is being treated in Beaumont Hospital.
# Death
Pokémon Go-related car accident kills woman in Japan
The driver was playing the game when he hit and killed one woman and injured another.
MMA fighter dies after hit-and-run incident
25-year-old Jordan Parsons was struck by a vehicle in Florida and passed away today.
# Offaly
Man (19) killed in two-car collision near Tullamore
The accident happened on the Tullamore to Portarlington Road this afternoon.
# Clondalkin
Boy who bought car with birthday money gets 16 months for killing friend in crash
The boy was 15 at the time and cannot be named.
Galway footballer Shane Walsh to miss Mayo game after breaking hand
The Tribesmen are in action next week.
# Collision
Irish mum and daughter killed in Poland
The car accident occurred yesterday.
# Road Deaths
Two fatal road crashes within 24 hours - in Sligo and in Co Cork
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.
# appeal
Man in his 70s dies in car crash at Liffey Valley Shopping Centre
The single vehicle collision occurred yesterday afternoon when the man’s vehicle struck a service gate.
# Car Accident
Man dies in road traffic accident in Galway
The man was removed to University College Hospital Galway for a post mortem examination.
# Giving thanks
Man reunited with rescue workers who helped save his leg
Caolan McCluskey was involved in a serious road traffic accident last February.
# alice strain
Pupils perform tearful musical tribute to late teacher
The performance for RTÉ’s Big Music Week was described as “very uplifting” by family in attendance. You can listen to it here..
# Crash
Castlebar coach dies following car accident
The club’s match with Shamrock Rovers today has been cancelled as a result of the accident.
# Roads
Labour TD "fully co-operating" in Garda probe as 4-year-old knocked down
Labour TD and former Lord Mayor of Dublin, Michael Conaghan was involved in an accident yesterday in which a young boy was knocked down.
# Lucky Escape
VIDEO: Phew, that was a close one...
I can’t look!: Driver on motorway can do little but wait for a massive truck to hit him… But he’s okay.
West Indies cricketer Runako Morton, 33, dies in car crash
The batsman lost control of his car while travelling in Trinidad last night, according to local reports.
# Death
Boy dies after Dublin hit-and-run
A 14-year-old boy has died after being hit by a car that failed to stop in Cabra on Friday. Gardaí are appealing for anyone who may have any information about the incident to come forward.
# Accident
German star Podolski unhurt in car crash
FC Köln forward was involved in a two-car collision while travelling to training yesterday morning.
# survived
9-year-old survives two days stuck in wrecked car
The young girl’s father died in the incident, police said. The girl survived by eating Pop-Tarts and drinking Gatorade.
# Traffic
Significant traffic delays on M50 following two-car crash
# Macho Man
Legendary wrestler 'Macho Man' Randy Savage dies in car accident - report
The former WWF star died after he had a heart attack behind the wheel in Florida this morning, according to TMZ.
# Crash
No serious injuries after three-vehicle crash on Merrion Square
Extensive damage was caused when a coach rammed into two parked cars on Merrion Square in Dublin this morning.
# Different Class
What we learned this weekend ...
With a few lessons that we picked up earlier today thrown in for good measure as well.
# Wicklow
Gardaí name road crash victim
# Wicklow
Man killed in suspected Christmas day hit-and-run
A 41-year old man was killed after he was struck by a vehicle in the early hours of Christmas morning.
# Car Accident
Journalist gets £1.25m in compensation
The reporter requires round-the-clock care since he was hit by a car six years ago.