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Dublin: 4 °C Wednesday 13 November, 2019


# m8 - Sunday 1 July, 2018

Very heavy traffic in Tipperary after section of M8 was closed due to multi-vehicle collision

AA Roadwatch reports that the closure has resulted in very heavy delays in the area on all routes through Cashel.

# m8 - Sunday 15 April, 2018

Cannabis worth €38k found after driver stopped in Tipperary for speeding

Gardaí stopped the 39-year-old driver who was travelling along the M8 yesterday after 3pm.

# m8 - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

M8 motorway reopens in one direction after being closed earlier

Earlier incidents happened on the M8 in Tipperary on a hazardous morning on Irish roads.

# m8 - Monday 2 October, 2017

Man (44) dies after crashing into concrete column on M8 in Tipperary

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

# m8 - Saturday 26 November, 2016

Driver caught speeding in Cork... at nearly 150 miles per hour

The incident happened yesterday on the M8 motorway near Fermoy.

# m8 - Monday 5 September, 2016

Woman in her mid-20s dies after truck collides with car in Tipperary

Two other women have been taken to hospital.

# m8 - Monday 28 March, 2016

Five cars involved in accident after 'freak' sleet storm in Cork

Locals reported that cars lost control due to the weather.

# m8 - Friday 31 July, 2015

An overturned truck of fish has been causing problems on the main Cork-Dublin road

Take care if you’re approaching the area.

# m8 - Saturday 25 October, 2014

An overturned car is causing major delays at Mitchelstown

The single vehicle crash is now being cleared.

# m8 - Thursday 17 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge AA Roadwatch had to issue an excellent Twitter clarification about a cat

# m8 - Saturday 22 March, 2014

Freak hailstorm leads to multiple car crashes on "treacherous" M8

The hailstones led to icy and treacherous conditions on the Cork-Dublin road this afternoon.

# m8 - Thursday 16 January, 2014

Traffic slow on Cork motorway after bus catches fire

There was nobody on the Bus Éireann vehicle which has now been towed away.

# m8 - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

100 jobs promised at two new motorway service sites

Topaz is opening the service stations on the Dublin-Cork and Dublin-Waterford motorways.

# m8 - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

Pedestrian dies after being struck by truck

The man was killed following the collision on the M8 today.

# m8 - Friday 18 May, 2012

THE SOUTHBOUND LANES of the M8 motorway have been closed due to an oil spillage on the road.

The closure affects the whole area between Junction 3 near Abbeyleix, Co Laois and Junction 8 near Cashel, Co Tipperary. It’s expected the road will be closed for a number of hours.

Diversions are in place and motorists have been advised to use alternative routes.

# m8 - Friday 27 April, 2012

Woman dies following crash on Cork motorway

The two-vehicle collision occurred on the M8 at about 6.20 this morning.