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Friday 9 June 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# lorry

Last year
# Gardaí
Man in his 50s killed after his vehicle overturned in collision with lorry
The scene in Co Clare was scattered with debris and a car that had been extensively damage was lying on its roof.
All time
# Essex
Four men jailed over deaths of 39 migrants found in lorry in Essex
The bodies of 39 Vietnamese nationals were found after the container arrived from Europe in October 2019.
# Maurice Robinson
Lorry driver pleads guilty to manslaughter of 39 people found dead in Essex truck
The bodies of the 39 people were discovered in a refrigerated container last year.
# Human Trafficking
Northern Irish man (23) charged over Essex lorry deaths
Christopher Kennedy has been charged with human trafficking offences.
# Repatriation
Families of Essex lorry victims to borrow from government to repatriate remains to Vietnam
Vietnam’s foreign ministry said it would help but that families would have to foot the bill.
# Migrants
Irishman in his 50s arrested after 15 males found in back of a lorry in Wiltshire
A Cork-based company confirmed their vehicle was seized in the incident.
# appeal
Elderly cyclist dies after collision with parked lorry in Kilkenny
Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to come forward.
# Essex
Vietnam 'strongly condemns' human trafficking after confirmation all Essex lorry victims were Vietnamese
Eight women and 31 men were found dead in a refrigerated container in Essex last week.
# Vietnam
Two people arrested in Vietnam in connection with Essex lorry deaths
The move comes after British police arrested four people over the tragedy.
# Essex
Essex lorry deaths: Police make direct appeal for two wanted Armagh brothers to come forward
Ronan and Christopher Hughes are believed to have links in Northern Ireland and Ireland.
# Essex
Accused lorry driver ‘part of global people-smuggling ring’, court told
Maurice Robinson has been charged with 39 counts of manslaughter, conspiracy to traffic people and money laundering.
# Court
Family of woman feared to be among Essex lorry victims ‘begged her not to go’
More details about the victims are emerging as the lorry driver, Maurice Robinson, is due to appear in court today.
# Investigation
Two more people arrested over Essex lorry deaths
A man and a woman have been arrested by police.
# Germany
Driver has lucky escape after huge wind turbine blade hits lorry
Another driver was injured in the incident which happened in Germany today.
# Templeville Road
Female cyclist dies after being knocked off her bike by a lorry in Dublin 6 this afternoon
She was pronounced dead at Tallaght Hospital this afternoon.
# Terror Attack
Truckers across Poland sound their horns as owner of lorry used in Berlin attack laid to rest
The 37-year-old’s funeral in the northwestern village of Banie was attended by Polish President.
# Dublin Traffic
An articulated truck is blocking part of the M50 in Dublin
A large articulated truck is blocking lanes on the northbound carriageway near the junctions for M3 (Blanchardstown) and the M2 at Finglas.
# Dromore
Seen these diggers? They were stolen overnight
Police want to know if you saw a flatbed lorry moving diggers in the early hours of this morning.
# Damaged
A lorry full of donations for Chernobyl children was trashed in Kilkenny
A person has been arrested and charged in connection with the incident.
# one of those days
Lorry tries to make it under low bridge: Doesn't make it
The incident happend this morning in Portarlington, Co Laois.
# Terenure
Woman in critical condition after being hit by lorry in Dublin
Gardaí are investigating.
# lynch's cross
Van driver (46) dies in collision with lorry near Kells
The road is currently closed, pending a forensic examination.
# Armagh
An 84-year-old woman has died after being hit by a lorry, a man has been arrested
Officers are appealing for witnesses.
# Clonmel
Two die after lorry loses control on side road
The incident occurred near the Clonmel, Tipperary.
# whoa
Driver knocks over passing cyclist... and leaves a mattress to cushion his fall
What are the chances?
# Terrifying
Huge lorry gets blown over while crossing bridge
Luckily, nobody was injured in the incident. Here’s the footage.
# Roscommon
Man in his 70s dies after car collides with lorry
It happened on the N5 in Roscommon at around 10am today.
# Blarney
Man in his 20s dies after car collides with lorry
The crash happened in Cork at around 11.30am this morning. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.
# silverstream
Oil laundering plants uncovered, "large quantity" of cat litter seized in Monaghan operation
Customs officers and gardaí also found 20,000 litres of oil and three tonnes of toxic waste. One man has been arrested.
# Dublin
Cyclist in her 20s killed after being hit by truck in Blackrock
The accident happened on the Frascati Road at Carysfort Avenue.
# Smuggling
Lorry driver jailed for driving cannabis truck from Greece 'destined for NI'
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.
# reverse reverse
VIDEO: Unloading a truck... like a boss
Or like a really stupid person. You decide.
Pedestrian dies after being hit by lorry in Monaghan
The incident happened on Main Street, Castleblayney at around 12.50pm this afternoon.
# Roads
Man killed in collision of camper van and lorry in Co Longford
Collision occurred this evening on the N4 near Edgeworthstown.
# Mayo
Shell lorry stuck at Co Mayo crossroads
Mayo County Council is working with contractors to create an emergency road widening at the crossroads.
# Road Death
Man dies after lorry and van collide in Meath
The crash happened last night near the town of Ashbourne.
# Quinn
Gardaí investigate lorry fire outside Quinn plant in Cavan
The incident is the latest in a series that have seemingly targeted properties formerly owned by the bankrupt Seán Quinn.
# Road Death
Man dies after his car goes on fire in Waterford crash
The victim’s car caught fire after a collision with an articulated lorry.
# Roads
Appeal for information after elderly pedestrian struck by lorry
The incident occured on Griffith Avenue in north Dublin at around noon yesterday.
# Dublin
North Dublin road closed after elderly man hit by a lorry