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# m6 - This year 2022

Man (80s) dies in crash on M6 motorway near Galway
# M6
# M6

Man (80s) dies in crash on M6 motorway near Galway

Jan 20th 2022, 6:23 PM 29,919 Views 2 Comments

The crash happened around 2pm.

# m6 - Last year 2021

Over €30,000 raised for Kurdish family who died in Galway motorway crash
# Fundraiser
# Fundraiser

Over €30,000 raised for Kurdish family who died in Galway motorway crash

Aug 23rd 2021, 10:02 PM 44,253 Views 10 Comments

The family died last Thursday evening.

Infant and parents among four dead in Galway motorway crash
# Ballinasloe
# Ballinasloe

Infant and parents among four dead in Galway motorway crash

Aug 21st 2021, 8:45 AM 120,510 Views 26 Comments

The investigation is focusing on reports that one of the cars was travelling in the wrong direction along the motorway.

# m6 - All time

Motorist (60s) killed in five-vehicle collision on M6 in Westmeath
# Westmeath
# Westmeath

Motorist (60s) killed in five-vehicle collision on M6 in Westmeath

Updated Mar 17th 2019, 5:31 PM 62,890 Views 37 Comments

A section of the motorway is closed in both directions until further notice.

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to motorway hit-and-run
# Westmeath
# Westmeath

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to motorway hit-and-run

Dec 1st 2017, 10:44 PM 24,647 Views 20 Comments

The driver of a silver Toyota Yaris was struck from the rear by another vehicle.

Dart delays and dangerous roads, with temperatures due to plummet to -4 this weekend
# Hello Winter
# Hello Winter

Dart delays and dangerous roads, with temperatures due to plummet to -4 this weekend

Nov 17th 2016, 8:51 AM 25,732 Views 17 Comments

It will be freezing tonight in many places, according to Met Éireann.

Three men still in custody in relation to body recovered from River Shannon
# Athlone
# Athlone

Three men still in custody in relation to body recovered from River Shannon

Jun 21st 2014, 8:45 PM 25,196 Views 13 Comments

The body was recovered near the Athlone bypass bridge along the M6 Dublin to Galway road.

Young girl injured in Galway motorway crash passes away in hospital
# M6
# M6

Young girl injured in Galway motorway crash passes away in hospital

Dec 25th 2013, 6:04 PM 45,911 Views 48 Comments

The five-year-old was seriously injured in a three vehicle collision near Athenry on Wednesday of last week.

Young girl 'critical' as gardaí renew appeal over Galway crash
# M6
# M6

Young girl 'critical' as gardaí renew appeal over Galway crash

Dec 20th 2013, 2:14 PM 19,143 Views 2 Comments

The five-year-old girl injured in the three car collision on the M6 on Wednesday has been transferred to Temple Street in Dublin for continued treatment.

Pedestrian killed after being hit by car in Westmeath
# Rochfortbridge
# Rochfortbridge

Pedestrian killed after being hit by car in Westmeath

Oct 5th 2013, 8:00 AM 8,319 Views 14 Comments

It happened in the early hours of this morning at Rochfortbridge. The 45-year-old died at the scene.

One prisoner and two officers injured when prison van overturned in Galway
# Prison Van
# Prison Van

One prisoner and two officers injured when prison van overturned in Galway

Sep 4th 2013, 3:02 PM 16,919 Views 76 Comments

The vehicle with one female prisoner inside was on its way to Galway District Court from Dublin.

M6 limited to one lane eastbound between Athenry and Oranmore
# Traffic
# Traffic

M6 limited to one lane eastbound between Athenry and Oranmore

May 27th 2012, 7:01 PM 13,226 Views 15 Comments

An accident involving a boat meant a road closure for some time, and travellers are advised to expect delays.

Man seriously injured in Westmeath traffic collision
# Roads
# Roads

Man seriously injured in Westmeath traffic collision

May 4th 2012, 8:54 PM 5,396 Views 4 Comments

A man in his 30s was seriously injured in a road traffic collison on the M6 motorway this afternoon.

Crash kills woman after car seen driving wrong way up M6
# Crash
# Crash

Crash kills woman after car seen driving wrong way up M6

Jun 29th 2011, 10:58 AM 2,191 Views 5 Comments

The collision happened yesterday hours before another road user was killed in Cork.

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Jun 28th 2011, 8:06 PM 1,912 Views 0 Comments

Riots in Greece, RTÉ responds to the Healy-Rae phone call controversy, amazing pics of a WWII plane dug out of a bog in Donegal….and a baby koala.