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# m7 - Wednesday 22 September, 2021

Woman (40s) dies after being hit by lorry in Kildare
# M7
# M7

Woman (40s) dies after being hit by lorry in Kildare

Sep 22nd 2021, 5:36 PM 46,180 Views 4 Comments

The female pedestrian was brought to University Hospital Tallaght after the collision.

# m7 - Saturday 7 August, 2021

Major delays on M7 after truck carrying bales hits bridge
# Tailbacks
# Tailbacks

Major delays on M7 after truck carrying bales hits bridge

Aug 7th 2021, 4:38 PM 89,879 Views 75 Comments

The All Ireland hurling semi-final between Waterford and Limerick was delayed due to the traffic.

# m7 - Tuesday 3 August, 2021

Man (80s) killed and five injured in three-car collision in Co Laois
# M7
# M7

Man (80s) killed and five injured in three-car collision in Co Laois

Aug 3rd 2021, 7:18 AM 21,110 Views 3 Comments

Gardaí in Portlaoise are investigating yesterday’s fatal collision.

# m7 - Friday 29 January, 2021

Man (40s) dies after car collides with lorry in Limerick
# Road Death
# Road Death

Man (40s) dies after car collides with lorry in Limerick

Jan 29th 2021, 9:58 AM 22,841 Views 2 Comments

The man was the only person injured in the crash involving a car and a lorry.

# m7 - Thursday 10 September, 2020

Seven Pomeranian puppies rescued from car boot after gardaí apprehend speeding motorist
# Rescued
# Rescued

Seven Pomeranian puppies rescued from car boot after gardaí apprehend speeding motorist

Sep 10th 2020, 7:06 PM 46,241 Views 27 Comments

The puppies have been transferred to the care of the Kildare & West Wicklow SPCA.

# m7 - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

Gardaí warn drivers to take care after a number of crashes this afternoon
# Warning
# Warning

Gardaí warn drivers to take care after a number of crashes this afternoon

Jan 28th 2020, 3:17 PM 57,243 Views 19 Comments

Several collisions have occurred following heavy hail showers today.

# m7 - Sunday 19 May, 2019

Hedgecutting on M7 in Naas permitted as part of planned roadworks
# Wildlife Act
# Wildlife Act

Hedgecutting on M7 in Naas permitted as part of planned roadworks

May 19th 2019, 6:00 PM 33,254 Views 35 Comments

Ensuring that there are no birds nesting in the area earmarked for clearance is a requirement for planned construction work.

# m7 - Sunday 14 April, 2019

Member of public helps gardaí arrest dangerous driver who had no licence or insurance
# M7
# M7

Member of public helps gardaí arrest dangerous driver who had no licence or insurance

Apr 14th 2019, 4:42 PM 47,289 Views 21 Comments

The driver, who crashed into a barrier, was arrested on suspicion of drink driving.

# m7 - Saturday 30 March, 2019

Traffic delays expected this weekend as M7 diversions kick in
# Diversions
# Diversions

Traffic delays expected this weekend as M7 diversions kick in

Mar 30th 2019, 6:00 AM 27,382 Views 21 Comments

The speed limit will be reduced to 25km/hr in some parts.

# m7 - Thursday 28 March, 2019

Delays expected along M7 as diversions kick in this weekend
# Kildare
# Kildare

Delays expected along M7 as diversions kick in this weekend

Mar 28th 2019, 6:59 PM 39,903 Views 36 Comments

The speed limit will be reduced to 25km/hr in some parts.

# m7 - Monday 26 November, 2018

Gardaí log 100 motorists breaking speed limit on first day of M7 'slow down' operation
# Kildare
# Kildare

Gardaí log 100 motorists breaking speed limit on first day of M7 'slow down' operation

Nov 26th 2018, 5:53 PM 38,912 Views 70 Comments

32 motorists have been prosecuted so far for dangerous driving between junctions 8 and 11 on the M7.

# m7 - Friday 23 November, 2018

Gardaí to deploy two speed vans after a number of serious incidents on M7 in Kildare
# Roadworks
# Roadworks

Gardaí to deploy two speed vans after a number of serious incidents on M7 in Kildare

Nov 23rd 2018, 4:43 PM 40,016 Views 68 Comments

In recent months, 32 motorists have been prosecuted for dangerous driving between junctions 8 and 11 on the M7.

# m7 - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

Bus driver arrested on M7 after being found nine times over legal alcohol limit
# Naas
# Naas

Bus driver arrested on M7 after being found nine times over legal alcohol limit

Oct 3rd 2018, 10:44 AM 48,511 Views 0 Comments

The driver had a Blood Alcohol Concentration of more than 180mg.

# m7 - Monday 4 June, 2018

Drunk driver caught doing more than 100 mph, driving (repeatedly) wrong way around roundabout
# Bowsie Behaviour
# Bowsie Behaviour

Drunk driver caught doing more than 100 mph, driving (repeatedly) wrong way around roundabout

Jun 4th 2018, 7:23 PM 46,979 Views 49 Comments

Some drivers have been acting the eejit and then some over the bank holiday.

# m7 - Thursday 18 January, 2018

13 cars involved in multiple collisions in a hailstorm on the M7 in Tipperary
# Roscrea
# Roscrea

13 cars involved in multiple collisions in a hailstorm on the M7 in Tipperary

Jan 18th 2018, 7:54 PM 127,603 Views 33 Comments

None of the injuries sustained in the collisions are understood to be life-threatening.

# m7 - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

Man in his 70s killed in three-car M7 crash
# M7
# M7

Man in his 70s killed in three-car M7 crash

Jan 16th 2018, 5:51 PM 22,439 Views 2 Comments

Gardaí and emergency services are at the scene and diversions are in place.

# m7 - Friday 12 January, 2018

Drivers on the M7 are being urged to slow down - until 2020
# M7
# M7

Drivers on the M7 are being urged to slow down - until 2020

Jan 12th 2018, 8:35 AM 31,241 Views 52 Comments

One motorist has already been arrested for driving at 141kph in the new 60kph zone.

# m7 - Sunday 18 June, 2017

A man just gave up and started sunbathing in the middle of the M7 this afternoon
# What Are You At
From The Daily Edge
# What Are You At

A man just gave up and started sunbathing in the middle of the M7 this afternoon

Jun 18th 2017, 5:00 PM 10,976 Views 2 Comments

We wouldn’t say that’s the best idea. But you do you.

# m7 - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Tributes paid to Kerry man who died in 12-car pile up on M7
# Padhraic Moran
# Padhraic Moran

Tributes paid to Kerry man who died in 12-car pile up on M7

Mar 2nd 2017, 5:04 PM 29,012 Views 6 Comments

Padhraic Moran died on the M7 Dublin-Limerick road at Newport yesterday.

# m7 - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Man dies after suffering head injuries in horrific 12-car pile-up on M7
# Castletroy
# Castletroy

Man dies after suffering head injuries in horrific 12-car pile-up on M7

Mar 1st 2017, 9:32 PM 75,967 Views 18 Comments

The collisions happened during a severe hailstorm at just after 7.30pm.

# m7 - Thursday 17 November, 2016

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 25,685 Views 17 Comments

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

# m7 - Friday 26 February, 2016

Viable bombs and IED components found at three locations last night
# Dublin
# Dublin

Viable bombs and IED components found at three locations last night

Feb 26th 2016, 12:14 PM 19,436 Views 45 Comments

An explosive device was found on the M7 motorway in Laois.

# m7 - Sunday 31 January, 2016

Gardaí clocked a car doing 208km per hour last night
# Arrested
# Arrested

Gardaí clocked a car doing 208km per hour last night

Jan 31st 2016, 3:47 PM 68,748 Views 10 Comments

The driver will now have to appear in Naas court in February.

# m7 - Friday 6 June, 2014

M50 a 'car park' this morning, as overturned truck causes traffic gridlock
# Dublin
# Dublin

M50 a 'car park' this morning, as overturned truck causes traffic gridlock

Jun 6th 2014, 8:35 AM 24,286 Views 64 Comments

Drivers are being told to avoid the M50 southbound altogether if possible.

# m7 - Friday 31 January, 2014

Drive through Newlands Cross? Major roadworks begin from tonight
# Bottleneck Blues
# Bottleneck Blues

Drive through Newlands Cross? Major roadworks begin from tonight

Jan 31st 2014, 6:00 PM 20,044 Views 25 Comments

Around 80,000 drivers pass through the motorway bottleneck every day. A new flyover’s being built, but expect major delays in the short-term.

# m7 - Saturday 5 October, 2013

Man dies after car collides with truck on M7
# Collision
# Collision

Man dies after car collides with truck on M7

Oct 5th 2013, 1:27 PM 18,806 Views 14 Comments

It’s believed the driver of the car may have suffered a heart attack before the crash happened, at around 6am.

# m7 - Monday 23 September, 2013

WATCH: Man hitches a ride down the M7 on the back of a truck
# Ride On
From The Daily Edge
# Ride On

WATCH: Man hitches a ride down the M7 on the back of a truck

Sep 23rd 2013, 2:54 PM 5,651 Views 2 Comments

A backer down the motorway? No thanks.

# m7 - Sunday 21 July, 2013

Man dies as motorcycle hits crash barriers on M7 in Laois
# Roads
# Roads

Man dies as motorcycle hits crash barriers on M7 in Laois

Jul 21st 2013, 8:01 PM 21,584 Views 40 Comments

The 45-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene.

# m7 - Monday 17 June, 2013

A garda van burst into flames on a busy motorway
# Traffic Disruption
# Traffic Disruption

A garda van burst into flames on a busy motorway

Jun 17th 2013, 5:31 PM 21,430 Views 45 Comments

Gardai believe a technical problem led to the incident on the M7 in Kildare.

# m7 - Saturday 29 December, 2012

Over 1,100 delays/collisions on Irish roads in 2012 - AA Roadwatch
# Slow Down
# Slow Down

Over 1,100 delays/collisions on Irish roads in 2012 - AA Roadwatch

Dec 29th 2012, 9:48 AM 4,575 Views 16 Comments

At 374 incidents, Dublin experienced nearly four times as many delays as anywhere else.

# m7 - Monday 15 October, 2012

Multi-vehicle crash blocking road in Naas
# Crash
# Crash

Multi-vehicle crash blocking road in Naas

Oct 15th 2012, 8:35 AM 8,809 Views 37 Comments

A five-car collision is causing long delays on the M7/Kildare road.

# m7 - Wednesday 9 May, 2012

Travelling on the M7? Watch out for those goats
# Careful Now
# Careful Now

Travelling on the M7? Watch out for those goats

May 9th 2012, 8:16 AM 2,919 Views 14 Comments

No, seriously.

# m7 - Monday 7 May, 2012

Two collisions on M7 Dublin to Limerick Road
# Roads
# Roads

Two collisions on M7 Dublin to Limerick Road

May 7th 2012, 8:22 PM 13,927 Views 25 Comments

AA Roadwatch is warning motorists to exercise caution on the M7 and M8 after heavy hail showers.

# m7 - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

Two arrested over €315k drugs seizure in Kildare
# Drugs
# Drugs

Two arrested over €315k drugs seizure in Kildare

Oct 5th 2011, 1:08 PM 439 Views 0 Comments

Men in their 40s and 50s are held over the seizure of 3.5kg of cocaine and around 10kg of cannabis resin.

# m7 - Thursday 19 May, 2011

Third day of the royal visit brings the Queen to Kildare, but there'll be one thing missing
# Royal Visit
# Royal Visit

Third day of the royal visit brings the Queen to Kildare, but there'll be one thing missing

May 19th 2011, 10:58 AM 1,319 Views 0 Comments

Queen Elizabeth II will travel to the Irish National Stud today, which will be missing one of its star attractions. The stallion Verglas, which was due to be showcased to the Queen, died on Tuesday following an accident.

# m7 - Tuesday 26 April, 2011

Delays on M7 due to overturned horsebox
# Roads
# Roads

Delays on M7 due to overturned horsebox

Apr 26th 2011, 3:40 PM 940 Views 0 Comments

# m7 - Thursday 3 March, 2011

Colliding juggernauts led to multiple crashes at Portlaoise
# Crash
# Crash

Colliding juggernauts led to multiple crashes at Portlaoise

Mar 3rd 2011, 12:03 PM 1,797 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí are dealing with up to 15 crashes on M7 Southbound at Portlaoise after two articulated trucks crashed on the route.

At least 15 cars crash in heavy fog on M7 Dublin/Limerick road
# Breaking
# Breaking

At least 15 cars crash in heavy fog on M7 Dublin/Limerick road

Mar 3rd 2011, 9:18 AM 474 Views 0 Comments

# m7 - Wednesday 22 December, 2010

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