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Tuesday 21 March 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Truck

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# Crash
Six people killed after truck crashes into Netherlands barbecue
The accident happened around 6pm local time (5pm Irish time) yesterday.
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# charleville
Man in his 80s dies after being hit by truck in Cork
Gardaí are currently at the scene of the incident which occurred on Main Street, Charleville.
# Shipping container
'They are being treated with compassion': Gardaí say 16 men on Irish ferry 'fortunate' to be found
The men are aged from 20 to 40 and are said to be in good health.
# Irish Rail
Dublin commuter delays: A crash on the M50 and a truck hits railway bridge
There are also delays of up to 10 minutes on the Luas Green Line and Red Line services.
# Migration
41 migrants found alive in refrigerated truck in Greece
The men and boys found in the truck were mostly in good condition.
# truck tragedy
Northern Irish man arrested at Stansted Airport as part of Essex lorry probe
In all, four people have now been arrested in connection with the lorry deaths.
# Glenmore
Pedestrian (30s) dies after being hit by truck in Co Kilkenny
The collision happened at around 3pm on the N25 at Glenmore.
# Swords Road
Truck driver charged over fatal collision with pedestrian
He was charged with dangerous driving causing death.
# contact
'I like those collisions... Sometimes you go, ‘that’s a good f***ing hit, man’'
Getting run over by his dad’s truck at the age of six prepared CJ Stander for a love of contact.
# Rush Hour
Nine people killed after runaway truck crashes into cars in Mexico
The truck’s impact triggered a huge pile-up involving a dozen or so cars.
# Road Closed
Motorcyclist dies in collision with truck on M1
Diversions are in place.
# Usher's Quay
Cyclist knocked down by truck in Dublin city centre
The cyclist has been taken to St James’s Hospital but the extent of their injuries is not known.
# Canada
9 people dead after van driven into crowd of pedestrians in Toronto
The vehicle fled the scene, but the driver was later arrested.
# Cork
Teenager seriously injured after being hit by truck
The incident happened Ballyvodane between Firmount cross and Ballyvodane Cross, Donoughmore.
# Clondalkin
Accidental death verdict returned in case of boy killed in sulky accident
Sean Doyle was killed in February 2016 when the sulky he was a passenger on was hit by a truck after the horse bolted.
# Collision
14 dead and 190 injured after train ploughs into truck in South Africa
A number of carriages have yet to be lifted to see to whether there are any other people still trapped.
# Jailbreak
Dublin's Phil Lynott statue has disappeared. Again. But we know where he is this time
The well-known statue has been removed by Dublin City Council to facilitate the repaving of Harry Street.
# Rush Hour
Train delays in Dublin after truck hits bridge at Amiens Street
Services between Connolly Station and Tara Street were suspended earlier.
# traffic delays
A truck on fire in Dublin's Port Tunnel has been brought under control
No injuries have been reported.
# Waterford
Man in his 60s dies after truck collides with tractor
The 25-year-old male driver of the tractor was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
# Witness appeal
Man dies after collision between truck and car on M1
It’s the second fatal crash on the motorway in 24 hours.
Truck driver dies following crash on M1 this morning
The incident happened at around 8.30am this morning.
# clamp down
Revenue seizes over 600 litres of alcohol at Dublin Port
They made the seizure a couple of days before St Patrick’s Day celebrations kick off.
# caution
Temporary delays as truck went on fire on the M50
Smoke in the area affected visibility for drivers.
# Ban Bueng
25 people killed as van and truck collide in Thailand
Two people survived the crash.
# Terror Attack
Truckers across Poland sound their horns as owner of lorry used in Berlin attack laid to rest
The 37-year-old’s funeral in the northwestern village of Banie was attended by Polish President.
# anis amri
Surveillance footage shows Berlin attack suspect travelled through France
He is believed to have travelled through Lyon by train.
# Germany
Nine people killed as truck ploughs into Berlin Christmas market
Many more have been injured. A suspect believed to be the driver was arrested nearby.
# Lucky Escape
Cyclist escapes with her life after truck crushes her bike
The incident happened at the corner of Summerhill Parade at 8.45am.
# Kilmurray
62-year-old man dies in Kildare crash with truck
The driver of the truck suffered minor injuries.
# Meath Street
Pedestrian dies after being struck by truck in Dublin
The driver of the truck has been taken to St James’ Hospital with minor injuries.
# lixnaw
Man in his 60s dies after being hit by truck in Kerry
The incident happened at about 10.40pm last night.
# Raphoe
34-year-old man dies following collision between car and truck in Donegal
The accident happened at 1pm yesterday on the main Letterkenny to Lifford road.
# Critical
Five children fighting for their lives after truck attack in Nice
One of the children is an unidentified eight-year-old boy who is possibly a foreigner.
# Terror
"This is on purpose, he's trying to kill people" - Irish people in Nice react to nightmare attack
At present there are no reports of Irish fatalities stemming from last night’s terror attack.
# Utah
Trucker accused of keeping women as sex slaves faces 20 years in prison
Timothy Vafeades allegedly trapped a series of women on his truck the Twilight Express over the course of 30 years.
# Kildare
Emergency services at scene as Army truck crashes
The vehicle crashed earlier this afternoon.
# Crash
Twelve killed in head-on collision between bus and truck in France
All of the victims are Portuguese and were travelling on the bus.
# Blaze
Truck goes on fire near Dublin Port Tunnel
It led to some delays in the area.
# Clondalkin
12-year-old boy dies after pony-and-trap collides with truck
The incident happened in Clondalkin.