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Dublin: 13 °C Tuesday 17 September, 2019


# roads - Saturday 17 August, 2019

Busier roads mean more crashes on the M50, but what junctions see the most serious collisions?

New figures spell out where incidents take place in the busy ring road.

# roads - Friday 2 August, 2019

Using the M7 this bank holiday? All three lanes are now open as upgrade works near completion

The 14 km stretch runs from junction 7 to junction 9.

# roads - Sunday 7 July, 2019

Woman killed and two children hospitalised in two-car Laois crash

Two others were also taken to hospital after the collision.

E-scooters are flooding city streets worldwide, so just how green are they?

THe scooters can be driven door to door and avoid the need for parking spaces.

# roads - Thursday 4 July, 2019

Man hospitalised after taxi and Viking Splash Tours vehicle crash in Dublin

The incident happened on Winetavern Street at 10.45am.

# roads - Sunday 2 June, 2019

Emergency services at scene of collision in Howth

Motorists are advised to expect delays in the area.

# roads - Friday 17 May, 2019

Motorcyclist in hospital after Dublin hit-and-run

The incident happened last Thursday night.

# roads - Sunday 12 May, 2019

Man (80s) dies after being struck by car in Roscommon

The driver later presented himself to gardaí.

# roads - Thursday 9 May, 2019

Cyclist injured by hit-and-run driver in Dublin

The man was taken to hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries.

# roads - Saturday 4 May, 2019

Driver clocked at 157 km/h on the M9 tests positive for cocaine, opiates and cannabis

A follow up search of the car led to a €40,000 drug seizure.

# roads - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

Elderly man dies after his car hits pole in Fermoy

The crash happened shortly after 2pm this afternoon.

# roads - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

Young man dies in two-car crash in Carlow

The collision happened on the Tullow to Carlow road.

# roads - Sunday 14 April, 2019

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

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

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

# roads - Sunday 7 April, 2019

Pedestrian dies after being hit by car in rural Wicklow

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

# roads - Saturday 6 April, 2019

Woman dies in crash between car and van in Co. Meath

The crash happened yesterday evening at 9pm.

# roads - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

All cars sold after 2022 must have speed-limiting technology, EU says

It is part of a string of new measures proposed by the EU to help improve road safety.

# roads - Monday 18 March, 2019

Motorcyclist killed in road crash in south Dublin

The man in his 40s was involved in a single vehicle collision at 7am this morning.

# roads - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

Man dies after his car crashes into bridge wall in rural Sligo

The crash happened on the Tubbercurry Road in the Doomore area.

# roads - Friday 8 February, 2019

Man (50s) killed in Wexford road collision between van and truck

The fatal collision occurred at 7.25am this morning.

# roads - Thursday 24 January, 2019

Woman in her 30s killed and man injured in multiple vehicle crash on the M50

Gardaí appealed to the public not to share images of the crash site online.

# roads - Monday 21 January, 2019

Most Irish people think there shouldn't be an upper age-limit for drivers

A further 38% said there should be an age limit, but disagreed on what the maximum age for drivers should be.

# roads - Friday 18 January, 2019

Zero-degree temperatures forecast as Gardaí warn drivers of slippery roads

Tonight and on Sunday night, temperatures could fall to zero or sub zero in some areas.

# roads - Sunday 30 December, 2018

Man dies after crash between two motorbikes and a car in west Limerick

The crash happened shortly before 1pm this afternoon.

# roads - Thursday 27 December, 2018

Man dies after being struck by car in Longford

The collision occurred at 7pm yesterday.

# roads - Sunday 23 December, 2018

31-year-old man killed in Laois car crash

The car the man was driving struck a tree this morning.

# roads - Thursday 29 November, 2018

# roads - Wednesday 7 November, 2018

A pinch more salt: €700k is being spent to increase our winter salt supplies

That’s an extra 58,000 tonnes of salt.

# roads - Monday 29 October, 2018

Young man seriously injured after being hit by minibus in Galway gaeltacht

The man was rushed to University College Hospital Galway.

Driver arrested on suspicion of drunk driving after being clocked at 145 km/h

The arrest was one of a number of enforcement actions taken by gardaí over the bank holiday weekend.

# roads - Sunday 28 October, 2018

Several roads closed as 20,000 people take part in Dublin Marathon

Some public transport services will also be affected.

# roads - Friday 26 October, 2018

It's going to hit -3 degrees on this chilly long weekend - here's how to stay safe on the roads

Temperatures could drop into the minus figures on Saturday and Sunday night.

# roads - Friday 12 October, 2018

Rail services getting back to normal after Storm Callum - but flights and ferries disrupted

Here’s the latest on the transport situation in the wake of stormy weather overnight.

# roads - Monday 1 October, 2018

Traffic lights that take longer to change could reduce older pedestrian road deaths

An RSA lecture today heard pedestrian risk increases with age.

# roads - Thursday 27 September, 2018

Woman (70s) dies after being hit by truck in Monaghan

The incident took place on Main Street in Carrickmacross.

# roads - Friday 21 September, 2018

# roads - Saturday 15 September, 2018

Elderly woman dies after being hit by SUV on Galway motorway

The collision happened on the M18 last night.

# roads - Saturday 1 September, 2018

Pedestrian in his 60s killed after being struck by van in Cavan

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the collision.

# roads - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Gardaí in Dublin have been clamping down on cars parked in cycle lanes

One garda fined six motorists in 25 minutes.

# roads - Monday 27 August, 2018

Local residents seek to block €220 million Cork-to-Ringaskiddy motorway plan M28

Local residents seek to block €220 million Cork-to-Ringaskiddy motorway plan

The action has been brought by a group describing itself as the M28 Steering Group.

Disqualified driver who caused collision was 'ten times over legal limit'

The man was subsequently fined and disqualified from driving for 6 years.

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