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# road - Friday 5 February, 2021

'My beef is the road not going ahead': A Limerick road is causing division lines between Fianna Fáil and the Greens
# Moyross
# Moyross

'My beef is the road not going ahead': A Limerick road is causing division lines between Fianna Fáil and the Greens

Feb 5th 2021, 1:01 PM 33,662 Views 39 Comments

Minister Eamon Ryan has been accused of acting “in clear breach” of the Programme for Government.

# road - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

€241 million to be spent building dual carriageway and improving roads in Mayo
# Westport
# Westport

€241 million to be spent building dual carriageway and improving roads in Mayo

Oct 15th 2019, 4:46 PM 41,653 Views 46 Comments

The project is the largest investment of public money in Co Mayo in the history of the State.

# road - Monday 27 May, 2019

Boy (5) and man (30s) killed in Offaly collision involving a car and lorry
# Tullamore
# Tullamore

Boy (5) and man (30s) killed in Offaly collision involving a car and lorry

Updated May 27th 2019, 9:24 PM 94,931 Views 18 Comments

The crash occurred at around 5pm today.

# road - Wednesday 22 May, 2019

Decision on E-scooter regulations due shortly, as minister says electric scooter users should have a driving licence
# New Rules
# New Rules

Decision on E-scooter regulations due shortly, as minister says electric scooter users should have a driving licence

May 22nd 2019, 1:22 PM 59,839 Views 181 Comments

Shane Ross has asked the RSA to research scooter regulations in other countries.

# road - Thursday 7 March, 2019

Road deaths have increased by 30% so far this year
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Road deaths have increased by 30% so far this year

Mar 7th 2019, 4:39 PM 13,527 Views 77 Comments

There’s been an increase in detections of drink driving, people not wearing their seatbelts and people using their phones.

# road - Friday 24 August, 2018

Gardaí appeal to driver of silver Micra who may have seen fatal crash
# Monasterevin
# Monasterevin

Gardaí appeal to driver of silver Micra who may have seen fatal crash

Aug 24th 2018, 10:12 AM 22,667 Views 1 Comment

They also wish to speak to drivers who may have dashcam footage.

# road - Saturday 3 March, 2018

Lessons learned from 2010 snow meant we had more than enough salt for the Beast
# Big Freeze
# Big Freeze

Lessons learned from 2010 snow meant we had more than enough salt for the Beast

Mar 3rd 2018, 1:00 PM 19,130 Views 34 Comments

Salt supplies are stocked up at off-peak time to ensure Ireland is always ready to tackle icy roads.

# road - Friday 26 January, 2018

Cyclist killed after being struck by car in Donegal
# Ards Beg
# Ards Beg

Cyclist killed after being struck by car in Donegal

Jan 26th 2018, 9:19 PM 17,350 Views 10 Comments

The driver of the car was uninjured.

# road - Saturday 28 October, 2017

Teenager killed in single-vehicle crash, other seriously injured
# Co Down
# Co Down

Teenager killed in single-vehicle crash, other seriously injured

Oct 28th 2017, 2:11 PM 12,547 Views 1 Comment

The incident occurred after midnight last night.

# road - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

'You cannot condone a drink-driver taking the lives of our children. We need this legislation'
# No Tolerance Policy
# No Tolerance Policy

'You cannot condone a drink-driver taking the lives of our children. We need this legislation'

Oct 3rd 2017, 6:10 AM 7,789 Views 17 Comments

A road safety campaigner called on all politicians to back new drink-driving legislation outside Leinster House yesterday.

# road - Monday 11 September, 2017

Man in critical condition after being struck by van which failed to stop in Longford
# Edgeworthstown
# Edgeworthstown

Man in critical condition after being struck by van which failed to stop in Longford

Sep 11th 2017, 5:56 PM 14,269 Views 5 Comments

The incident happened in the early hours of Sunday morning.

# road - Monday 10 July, 2017

Man (70s) dies after car hits concrete wall in Carlow
# Cloughna
# Cloughna

Man (70s) dies after car hits concrete wall in Carlow

Jul 10th 2017, 8:05 AM 11,482 Views 1 Comment

The man was the sole occupant of the car.

# road - Sunday 25 June, 2017

Death toll rises above 150 in Pakistan oil tanker explosion
# Punjab
# Punjab

Death toll rises above 150 in Pakistan oil tanker explosion

Jun 25th 2017, 4:15 PM 15,671 Views 18 Comments

The tanker burst into flames after it flipped over on the national highway in Punjab province.

# road - Thursday 9 February, 2017

Two separate multi-vehicle crashes on N25 just 15 minutes apart
# Delays
# Delays

Two separate multi-vehicle crashes on N25 just 15 minutes apart

Feb 9th 2017, 9:11 AM 20,507 Views 11 Comments

No serious injuries have been reported.

# road - Friday 6 January, 2017

Multi vehicle crash with stray cattle caused M3 motorway to close
# Traffic Delays
# Traffic Delays

Multi vehicle crash with stray cattle caused M3 motorway to close

Jan 6th 2017, 8:51 AM 28,188 Views 29 Comments

A 12 kilometre tailback is being reported.

# road - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Man hands himself into police after video released of attack on cyclist
# London
# London

Man hands himself into police after video released of attack on cyclist

Aug 26th 2015, 12:59 PM 29,040 Views 89 Comments

In the footage released yesterday the man can be seen shouting at and pushing the woman to the ground.

# road - Monday 24 August, 2015

Update: Seven people killed in weekend road crashes
# Atrocious Conditions
# Atrocious Conditions

Update: Seven people killed in weekend road crashes

Aug 24th 2015, 10:26 AM 19,706 Views 10 Comments

In the latest crash, a 19-year-old man died after his car hit a wall near Ballinrobe in Mayo last night.

# road - Friday 14 August, 2015

Yikes! This enormous hole opened up in a road in Manchester today
# 40 Feet Deep
# 40 Feet Deep

Yikes! This enormous hole opened up in a road in Manchester today

Aug 14th 2015, 5:26 PM 20,812 Views 30 Comments

It’s 40 feet deep.

# road - Monday 3 August, 2015

Girl (5) saved her family after their car plummeted off a road
# Calgary
# Calgary

Girl (5) saved her family after their car plummeted off a road

Aug 3rd 2015, 3:17 PM 27,611 Views 7 Comments

They have been inundated with help after the incident.

# road - Friday 31 July, 2015

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

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

Jul 31st 2015, 8:38 AM 27,867 Views 54 Comments

Take care if you’re approaching the area.

# road - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Funeral of second Laois crash victim takes place
# Orla Curry
# Orla Curry

Funeral of second Laois crash victim takes place

Jul 16th 2015, 10:58 PM 9,585 Views 2 Comments

Angela Kelly and Martin Brophy were also killed in the incident.

# road - Monday 13 July, 2015

The drive from Dublin to Wexford just got a whole lot quicker
# Goodbye Tailbacks
# Goodbye Tailbacks

The drive from Dublin to Wexford just got a whole lot quicker

Jul 13th 2015, 4:54 PM 40,560 Views 77 Comments

The M11 is now open for business.

# road - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Man in his 30s killed after his car hit a tree
# Galway
# Galway

Man in his 30s killed after his car hit a tree

Jun 3rd 2015, 7:34 AM 14,665 Views 5 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.

# road - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

VIDEO: Bus swallowed by massive sinkhole, carried away on flooded river
# Must Watch
# Must Watch

VIDEO: Bus swallowed by massive sinkhole, carried away on flooded river

Mar 25th 2015, 7:22 PM 15,617 Views 10 Comments

The passengers were unharmed.

# road - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

"I thought this only happened in movies": Dublin fire fighters deliver baby at home
# It's A Boy
# It's A Boy

"I thought this only happened in movies": Dublin fire fighters deliver baby at home

Feb 11th 2015, 10:45 PM 29,936 Views 23 Comments

At 9am, she dropped her daughter to school. By 10.40, Jennifer Doyle had a new baby.

# road - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

One person injured in multi-car collision in Longford
# Roads
# Roads

One person injured in multi-car collision in Longford

Jan 7th 2015, 9:29 PM 14,483 Views 4 Comments

Diversions are in place.

"A desperate tragedy": Shock in Co Kildare as four young women killed in road crash
# Athy
# Athy

"A desperate tragedy": Shock in Co Kildare as four young women killed in road crash

Jan 7th 2015, 2:50 PM 153,356 Views 104 Comments

The women were aged between 19 and 20 years old, and were from Carlow and Athy. Three others were injured.

# road - Monday 22 December, 2014

Elderly man dies after being hit by car in Mayo
# Road Death
# Road Death

Elderly man dies after being hit by car in Mayo

Dec 22nd 2014, 9:30 AM 10,234 Views 2 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the collision or anyone with information to come forward.

# road - Monday 8 December, 2014

During this week in 2013, thousands of people were caught drink-driving
# Clampdown
# Clampdown

During this week in 2013, thousands of people were caught drink-driving

Dec 8th 2014, 6:45 AM 9,112 Views 20 Comments

Don’t take a chance.

# road - Sunday 19 October, 2014

Injuries reported after early-morning crash in Cork
# Roads
# Roads

Injuries reported after early-morning crash in Cork

Oct 19th 2014, 4:01 PM 15,692 Views 2 Comments

The incident occurred on the Commons Road.

# road - Sunday 5 October, 2014

Two men in their 20s in serious condition after car crash in Co Meath
# Roads
# Roads

Two men in their 20s in serious condition after car crash in Co Meath

Oct 5th 2014, 9:28 AM 17,346 Views 28 Comments

Their car crashed into a wall near Oldcastle early this morning.

# road - Friday 19 September, 2014

One dead after truck and car collide near Macroom
# Crash
# Crash

One dead after truck and car collide near Macroom

Sep 19th 2014, 11:19 AM 10,342 Views 4 Comments

The crash happened at around 6am this morning on the N22.

# road - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Parents urged to know whereabouts of children after rival factions fight in Belfast
# Street Fighting
# Street Fighting

Parents urged to know whereabouts of children after rival factions fight in Belfast

Aug 24th 2014, 3:14 PM 10,952 Views 7 Comments

A petrol bomb was thrown during the incident.

# road - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

New Gaeltacht minister now "thinking in Irish" after summer cramming classes
# Mo Laethanta Saoire
# Mo Laethanta Saoire

New Gaeltacht minister now "thinking in Irish" after summer cramming classes

Jul 29th 2014, 9:13 PM 11,255 Views 44 Comments

Joe McHugh’s been sent to the Gaeltacht to brush up on the teanga.

# road - Friday 25 July, 2014

Houses evacuated after viable bomb discovered by gardaí
# Longford
# Longford

Houses evacuated after viable bomb discovered by gardaí

Jul 25th 2014, 5:31 PM 10,612 Views 3 Comments

The device was found during a garda search of a building in Edgeworthstown, Co Longford.

# road - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Two dead after bridge collapses on bus in World Cup host city
# Brazil
# Brazil

Two dead after bridge collapses on bus in World Cup host city

Jul 3rd 2014, 11:10 PM 30,697 Views 22 Comments

Another nineteen are believed to have been injured in the incident.

# road - Saturday 21 June, 2014

Here's the M50 covered in flour this morning
# Whoopsie
From The Daily Edge
# Whoopsie

Here's the M50 covered in flour this morning

Jun 21st 2014, 11:56 AM 46,537 Views 54 Comments

There was an accident, but everything was all white.

# road - Monday 16 June, 2014

Byrne's parting message: Road deaths WILL increase unless gardaí get more resources
# To Whom It Concerns
# To Whom It Concerns

Byrne's parting message: Road deaths WILL increase unless gardaí get more resources

Jun 16th 2014, 10:03 AM 7,253 Views 37 Comments

The veteran broadcaster, who is stepping down as RSA chairman, said it had been “very hard to get through to the people in Justice” on the issue.

# road - Monday 12 May, 2014

Man to appear in court in relation to fatal road traffic collision in Wicklow
# Road Death
# Road Death

Man to appear in court in relation to fatal road traffic collision in Wicklow

May 12th 2014, 6:48 AM 11,217 Views 0 Comments

A 23-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

# road - Sunday 11 May, 2014

23-year-old dies after car hits a wall
# Road Death
# Road Death

23-year-old dies after car hits a wall

May 11th 2014, 1:46 PM 34,003 Views 23 Comments

A man in his early 20s has been arrested in connection with the crash.

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