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# tragic - Monday 6 July, 2015

Man killed after fatal collision with a truck

The incident happened in Baltinglass at around 10.15 this morning.

# tragic - Saturday 4 July, 2015

Motorbike doctor dies after fatal crash at practice session

Dr John Hinds passed away earlier today.

# tragic - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Death of mother and daughter in England linked to father's death in France yesterday

47-year-old Lisa Anthony and her daughter Ava (14) were discovered at their Surrey home yesterday morning.

# tragic - Monday 29 June, 2015

The 9 at 9: Monday

It’s the start of a new week, here’s all the news you need to know.

# tragic - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

The body of a baby boy has been found in a river in Wales

The body was recovered from the River Taff, near Cardiff, yesterday evening.

# tragic - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

A woman who disappeared while scheduled for a caesarean section has been found alive and well

One week later, Carrie Bradshaw-Crowther has finally been located. But the fate of her baby remains a mystery…

# tragic - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Man left in vegetative state dies nine years after vicious attack

Police have now launched a murder investigation into Paul McCauley’s death.

# tragic - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Investigation under way after Irishman (30) dies in South America

The Department of Foreign Affairs has confirmed that a man has died in Argentina.

# tragic - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

The trailer for the critically acclaimed Amy Winehouse documentary is finally here

Some critics say it could be headed for an Oscar.

# tragic - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Investigation after another newborn baby dies at Cavan Hospital

The newborn baby died at the maternity unit in the hospital on Tuesday afternoon.

# tragic - Friday 8 May, 2015

Man who had his penis cut off in savage attack has been found dead

Police found the body of the 40-year-old at his home.

# tragic - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

David Goldberg, husband of Sheryl Sandberg, died after falling from a treadmill

Goldberg was found next to the treadmill at a hotel where he had been staying.

# tragic - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Pictured: Mark Nash - and the jacket that helped convict him - hours before brutal murders

Nash was sentenced to life in prison for the Grangegorman killings.

# tragic - Sunday 19 April, 2015

Seven dogs and six pups die in mysterious shed fire

Police are investigating whether the fire was deliberate.

# tragic - Saturday 18 April, 2015

Man charged with kidnap, rape and murder of girl (9) snatched from playground

Zbigniew Huminski was arrested on Wednesday.

# tragic - Saturday 11 April, 2015

Seven-year-old British boy killed after skiing over cliff in the French Alps

It’s understood he skied over the cliff after straying off piste.

# tragic - Thursday 26 March, 2015

Student dies after falling from a height at UCC

The tragic incident happened in the Kane Science Building this afternoon.

# tragic - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Elderly couple found dead at home after not being seen for days

Gardaí and Dublin Fire Brigade were notified about the discovery.

# tragic - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Derry woman's organs to be donated after tests reveal no brain activity

She collapsed in the shower hours after trekking up a volcano while on holiday with friends in Indonesia.

# tragic - Saturday 14 February, 2015

Shot dead on his wedding day: Tragic love stories from Ireland's Civil War

Shot dead on his wedding day: Tragic love stories from Ireland's Civil War

John Kennedy married his fiancé during a break in fighting but was killed later that day.

# tragic - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Father of Kilkenny hurling captain dies in tragic farm accident

The Health and Safety Authority is investigating.

# tragic - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Private service held in Carlow for Athy crash victims

The memorial took place at 12:15 this afternoon.

# tragic - Monday 5 January, 2015

Man (48) dies in industrial accident in quarry

It was the first workplace accident of 2015.

# tragic - Thursday 1 January, 2015

Man (40) killed in farming accident in Cork

The accident happened at 7.20pm last night.

# tragic - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

Young man killed in three-car collision in Down

Another tragedy on the roads at Christmas time.

# tragic - Sunday 21 December, 2014

Another US cop shot and killed - this time in Florida

The incident comes a day after two police officers were killed in Brooklyn.

# tragic - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Gardaí investigate tragic death of toddler at Wexford creche

The death is not believed to be suspicious.

# tragic - Monday 24 November, 2014

Cleveland police defend shooting of 12-year-old carrying replica gun

Tamir Rice was shot twice, including once in the torso.

# tragic - Saturday 8 November, 2014

Robin Williams' death officially ruled a suicide

The 63-year-old had become more paranoid in the time before he took his own life, coroners have said.

# tragic - Sunday 26 October, 2014

Three surfers die after getting into difficulty off the English coast

The surfers were airlifted to hospital.

# tragic - Thursday 4 September, 2014

US comic Joan Rivers has died

The comedian passed away peacefully surrounded by her friends and family.

# tragic - Friday 15 August, 2014

'Wonderful women': Tributes to nuns who died in Kerry swimming accident

Sisters Imelda Crew and Paula Buckley had been enjoying a holiday in Kerry.

# tragic - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Robin Williams had Parkinson's disease, says his wife

The actor was in the early stages of the degenerative disease.

# tragic - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Peaches' death was "tragic parallel" of her mother's overdose RIP

Peaches' death was "tragic parallel" of her mother's overdose

The daughter of Bob Geldof was found dead at her home in Kent last month.

# tragic - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Post-mortem on Peaches Geldof to be carried out 'within days' RIP

Post-mortem on Peaches Geldof to be carried out 'within days'

The 25-year-old was found dead at her home in Kent yesterday.

# tragic - Monday 7 April, 2014

In Pictures: Peaches Geldof - mother, wife and daughter RIP

In Pictures: Peaches Geldof - mother, wife and daughter

The young mother of two boys was pronounced dead in her home today.

# tragic - Friday 4 April, 2014

Eight-year-old boy dies following quad bike accident in Clare

The accident happened last night when the quad bike he and his father were travelling on hit a stone wall.

# tragic - Sunday 2 March, 2014

A man has died after being struck by a train in Kildare

The man is believed to have dropped something and jumped down onto the tracks to retrieve it.

# tragic - Friday 28 February, 2014

Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman died of a toxic mix of drugs: NYC officials

The cocktail included heroin, cocaine, amphetamines and benzodiazepines.

# tragic - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Woman dies in Longford road collision involving pick-up truck

The incident took place just after 6pm this evening.