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# lorry - Friday 22 January, 2021

Four men jailed over deaths of 39 migrants found in lorry in Essex
# Essex
# Essex

Four men jailed over deaths of 39 migrants found in lorry in Essex

Updated Jan 22nd 2021, 3:22 PM 26,877 Views 0 Comments

The bodies of 39 Vietnamese nationals were found after the container arrived from Europe in October 2019.

# lorry - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

Lorry driver pleads guilty to manslaughter of 39 people found dead in Essex truck
# Maurice Robinson
# Maurice Robinson

Lorry driver pleads guilty to manslaughter of 39 people found dead in Essex truck

Updated Apr 8th 2020, 4:04 PM 21,253 Views 0 Comments

The bodies of the 39 people were discovered in a refrigerated container last year.

# lorry - Sunday 24 November, 2019

Northern Irish man (23) charged over Essex lorry deaths
# Human Trafficking
# Human Trafficking

Northern Irish man (23) charged over Essex lorry deaths

Nov 24th 2019, 10:15 AM 24,004 Views 0 Comments

Christopher Kennedy has been charged with human trafficking offences.

# lorry - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

Families of Essex lorry victims to borrow from government to repatriate remains to Vietnam
# Repatriation
# Repatriation

Families of Essex lorry victims to borrow from government to repatriate remains to Vietnam

Nov 19th 2019, 7:01 AM 12,967 Views 18 Comments

Vietnam’s foreign ministry said it would help but that families would have to foot the bill.

# lorry - Thursday 7 November, 2019

Irishman in his 50s arrested after 15 males found in back of a lorry in Wiltshire
# Migrants
# Migrants

Irishman in his 50s arrested after 15 males found in back of a lorry in Wiltshire

Updated Nov 7th 2019, 2:00 PM 72,132 Views 63 Comments

A Cork-based company confirmed their vehicle was seized in the incident.

# lorry - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

Elderly cyclist dies after collision with parked lorry in Kilkenny
# Appeal
# Appeal

Elderly cyclist dies after collision with parked lorry in Kilkenny

Nov 5th 2019, 9:20 PM 21,871 Views 8 Comments

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

# lorry - Saturday 2 November, 2019

Vietnam 'strongly condemns' human trafficking after confirmation all Essex lorry victims were Vietnamese
# Essex
# Essex

Vietnam 'strongly condemns' human trafficking after confirmation all Essex lorry victims were Vietnamese

Nov 2nd 2019, 7:32 AM 10,200 Views 0 Comments

Eight women and 31 men were found dead in a refrigerated container in Essex last week.

# lorry - Friday 1 November, 2019

Two people arrested in Vietnam in connection with Essex lorry deaths
# Vietnam
# Vietnam

Two people arrested in Vietnam in connection with Essex lorry deaths

Nov 1st 2019, 3:51 PM 18,434 Views 0 Comments

The move comes after British police arrested four people over the tragedy.

Essex lorry deaths: Police make direct appeal for two wanted Armagh brothers to come forward
# Essex
# Essex

Essex lorry deaths: Police make direct appeal for two wanted Armagh brothers to come forward

Nov 1st 2019, 11:03 AM 14,647 Views 0 Comments

Ronan and Christopher Hughes are believed to have links in Northern Ireland and Ireland.

# lorry - Monday 28 October, 2019

Accused lorry driver ‘part of global people-smuggling ring’, court told
# Essex
# Essex

Accused lorry driver ‘part of global people-smuggling ring’, court told

Updated Oct 28th 2019, 1:33 PM 71,816 Views 0 Comments

Maurice Robinson has been charged with 39 counts of manslaughter, conspiracy to traffic people and money laundering.

Family of woman feared to be among Essex lorry victims ‘begged her not to go’
# Court
# Court

Family of woman feared to be among Essex lorry victims ‘begged her not to go’

Oct 28th 2019, 8:14 AM 20,284 Views 0 Comments

More details about the victims are emerging as the lorry driver, Maurice Robinson, is due to appear in court today.

# lorry - Friday 25 October, 2019

Two more people arrested over Essex lorry deaths
# Investigation
# Investigation

Two more people arrested over Essex lorry deaths

Oct 25th 2019, 12:43 PM 51,570 Views 53 Comments

A man and a woman have been arrested by police.

# lorry - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

Driver has lucky escape after huge wind turbine blade hits lorry
# Germany
# Germany

Driver has lucky escape after huge wind turbine blade hits lorry

May 16th 2017, 7:54 PM 35,613 Views 25 Comments

Another driver was injured in the incident which happened in Germany today.

# lorry - Monday 27 March, 2017

Female cyclist dies after being knocked off her bike by a lorry in Dublin 6 this afternoon
# Templeville Road
# Templeville Road

Female cyclist dies after being knocked off her bike by a lorry in Dublin 6 this afternoon

Mar 27th 2017, 10:12 PM 54,645 Views 67 Comments

She was pronounced dead at Tallaght Hospital this afternoon.

# lorry - Friday 30 December, 2016

Truckers across Poland sound their horns as owner of lorry used in Berlin attack laid to rest
# Terror Attack
# Terror Attack

Truckers across Poland sound their horns as owner of lorry used in Berlin attack laid to rest

Dec 30th 2016, 6:58 PM 30,379 Views 26 Comments

The 37-year-old’s funeral in the northwestern village of Banie was attended by Polish President.

# lorry - Thursday 22 September, 2016

An articulated truck is blocking part of the M50 in Dublin
# Dublin Traffic
# Dublin Traffic

An articulated truck is blocking part of the M50 in Dublin

Sep 22nd 2016, 7:58 AM 32,492 Views 17 Comments

A large articulated truck is blocking lanes on the northbound carriageway near the junctions for M3 (Blanchardstown) and the M2 at Finglas.

# lorry - Monday 25 April, 2016

Seen these diggers? They were stolen overnight
# Dromore
# Dromore

Seen these diggers? They were stolen overnight

Apr 25th 2016, 6:44 PM 19,911 Views 21 Comments

Police want to know if you saw a flatbed lorry moving diggers in the early hours of this morning.

# lorry - Monday 16 March, 2015

A lorry full of donations for Chernobyl children was trashed in Kilkenny
# Damaged
# Damaged

A lorry full of donations for Chernobyl children was trashed in Kilkenny

Mar 16th 2015, 12:05 PM 30,693 Views 0 Comments

A person has been arrested and charged in connection with the incident.

# lorry - 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 38,141 Views 71 Comments

The incident happend this morning in Portarlington, Co Laois.

# lorry - Friday 31 October, 2014

Woman in critical condition after being hit by lorry in Dublin
# Terenure
# Terenure

Woman in critical condition after being hit by lorry in Dublin

Oct 31st 2014, 9:47 AM 19,676 Views 3 Comments

Gardaí are investigating.

# lorry - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Van driver (46) dies in collision with lorry near Kells
# Lynch's Cross
# Lynch's Cross

Van driver (46) dies in collision with lorry near Kells

Aug 14th 2014, 2:11 PM 11,822 Views 7 Comments

The road is currently closed, pending a forensic examination.

# lorry - Friday 18 July, 2014

An 84-year-old woman has died after being hit by a lorry, a man has been arrested
# Armagh
# Armagh

An 84-year-old woman has died after being hit by a lorry, a man has been arrested

Jul 18th 2014, 6:54 PM 16,123 Views 17 Comments

Officers are appealing for witnesses.

# lorry - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Two die after lorry loses control on side road
# Clonmel
# Clonmel

Two die after lorry loses control on side road

Apr 9th 2014, 11:57 AM 19,959 Views 15 Comments

The incident occurred near the Clonmel, Tipperary.

# lorry - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Driver knocks over passing cyclist... and leaves a mattress to cushion his fall
# Whoa
From The Daily Edge
# Whoa

Driver knocks over passing cyclist... and leaves a mattress to cushion his fall

Mar 19th 2014, 4:16 PM 3,396 Views 3 Comments

What are the chances?

Huge lorry gets blown over while crossing bridge
# Terrifying
From The Daily Edge
# Terrifying

Huge lorry gets blown over while crossing bridge

Mar 19th 2014, 12:38 PM 3,223 Views 1 Comment

Luckily, nobody was injured in the incident. Here’s the footage.

# lorry - Thursday 10 October, 2013

Man in his 70s dies after car collides with lorry
# Roscommon
# Roscommon

Man in his 70s dies after car collides with lorry

Oct 10th 2013, 8:41 PM 9,250 Views 8 Comments

It happened on the N5 in Roscommon at around 10am today.

# lorry - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

Man in his 20s dies after car collides with lorry
# Blarney
# Blarney

Man in his 20s dies after car collides with lorry

Sep 24th 2013, 1:49 PM 9,235 Views 10 Comments

The crash happened in Cork at around 11.30am this morning. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

# lorry - Monday 16 September, 2013

Oil laundering plants uncovered, "large quantity" of cat litter seized in Monaghan operation
# Silverstream
# Silverstream

Oil laundering plants uncovered, "large quantity" of cat litter seized in Monaghan operation

Sep 16th 2013, 9:37 PM 13,927 Views 40 Comments

Customs officers and gardaí also found 20,000 litres of oil and three tonnes of toxic waste. One man has been arrested.

# lorry - Thursday 15 August, 2013

Cyclist in her 20s killed after being hit by truck in Blackrock
# Dublin
# Dublin

Cyclist in her 20s killed after being hit by truck in Blackrock

Aug 15th 2013, 2:31 PM 49,087 Views 126 Comments

The accident happened on the Frascati Road at Carysfort Avenue.

# lorry - Friday 17 May, 2013

Lorry driver jailed for driving cannabis truck from Greece 'destined for NI'
# Smuggling
# Smuggling

Lorry driver jailed for driving cannabis truck from Greece 'destined for NI'

May 17th 2013, 10:14 PM 10,322 Views 37 Comments

The 38-year-old lorry driver from Tyrone was sentenced to 14 years in jail today after being caught with a large amount of cannabis in his truck.

# lorry - Thursday 21 March, 2013

VIDEO: Unloading a truck... like a boss
# Reverse Reverse
From The Daily Edge
# Reverse Reverse

VIDEO: Unloading a truck... like a boss

Mar 21st 2013, 9:00 PM 23,448 Views 45 Comments

Or like a really stupid person. You decide.

# lorry - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

Pedestrian dies after being hit by lorry in Monaghan
# FRTC
# FRTC

Pedestrian dies after being hit by lorry in Monaghan

Mar 20th 2013, 3:38 PM 6,934 Views 4 Comments

The incident happened on Main Street, Castleblayney at around 12.50pm this afternoon.

# lorry - Friday 31 August, 2012

Man killed in collision of camper van and lorry in Co Longford
# Roads
# Roads

Man killed in collision of camper van and lorry in Co Longford

Aug 31st 2012, 8:10 PM 7,423 Views 1 Comment

Collision occurred this evening on the N4 near Edgeworthstown.

# lorry - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Shell lorry stuck at Co Mayo crossroads
# Mayo
# Mayo

Shell lorry stuck at Co Mayo crossroads

Jul 31st 2012, 9:56 PM 16,925 Views 47 Comments

Mayo County Council is working with contractors to create an emergency road widening at the crossroads.

# lorry - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

Man dies after lorry and van collide in Meath
# Road Death
# Road Death

Man dies after lorry and van collide in Meath

Apr 3rd 2012, 8:36 AM 2,667 Views 3 Comments

The crash happened last night near the town of Ashbourne.

# lorry - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

Gardaí investigate lorry fire outside Quinn plant in Cavan
# Quinn
# Quinn

Gardaí investigate lorry fire outside Quinn plant in Cavan

Mar 13th 2012, 1:02 PM 2,016 Views 7 Comments

The incident is the latest in a series that have seemingly targeted properties formerly owned by the bankrupt Seán Quinn.

# lorry - Thursday 2 February, 2012

Man dies after his car goes on fire in Waterford crash
# Road Death
# Road Death

Man dies after his car goes on fire in Waterford crash

Feb 2nd 2012, 10:23 AM 3,863 Views 7 Comments

The victim’s car caught fire after a collision with an articulated lorry.

# lorry - Thursday 19 January, 2012

Appeal for information after elderly pedestrian struck by lorry
# Roads
# Roads

Appeal for information after elderly pedestrian struck by lorry

Jan 19th 2012, 8:45 AM 1,453 Views 0 Comments

The incident occured on Griffith Avenue in north Dublin at around noon yesterday.

# lorry - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

North Dublin road closed after elderly man hit by a lorry
# Dublin
# Dublin

North Dublin road closed after elderly man hit by a lorry

Jan 18th 2012, 1:24 PM 3,707 Views 6 Comments

# lorry - Friday 1 July, 2011

Man dies in Longford road traffic accident
# Accident
# Accident

Man dies in Longford road traffic accident

Jul 1st 2011, 3:12 PM 583 Views 0 Comments

A cyclist has died in a collision with a lorry on the main N4 road.