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# road - Wednesday 22 May, 2019

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

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

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

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

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

The driver of the car was uninjured.

# road - Saturday 28 October, 2017

Teenager killed in single-vehicle crash, other seriously injured

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'

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

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

The man was the sole occupant of the car.

# road - Sunday 25 June, 2017

Death toll rises above 150 in Pakistan oil tanker explosion

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

No serious injuries have been reported.

# road - Friday 6 January, 2017

Multi vehicle crash with stray cattle caused M3 motorway to close

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 This post contains videos

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

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

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

# road - Monday 3 August, 2015

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

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

Take care if you’re approaching the area.

# road - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Funeral of second Laois crash victim takes place

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

The M11 is now open for business.

# road - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

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

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.

# road - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

VIDEO: Bus swallowed by massive sinkhole, carried away on flooded river Must Watch This post contains videos

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

The passengers were unharmed.

# road - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

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

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

Diversions are in place.

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

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

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

# road - Monday 8 December, 2014

# road - Sunday 19 October, 2014

Injuries reported after early-morning crash in Cork

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

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

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

A petrol bomb was thrown during the incident.

# road - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

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

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

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

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

# road - Saturday 21 June, 2014

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

Here's the M50 covered in flour this morning

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

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

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

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

# road - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Female cyclist found seriously injured on side of road after collision

The woman is being treated at Cork University Hospital.

# road - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Teenager dies after car overturns, three other occupants uninjured

Two males and a female, also in their late teens, were treated for shock at the scene.

# road - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Pedestrian killed and driver injured in collision near Bray N11

Pedestrian killed and driver injured in collision near Bray

Diversion are in place to allow for a forensic examination for the scene.

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