Road Accident

2 truck collision blocks N4 near Edgeworthstown

2 truck collision blocks N4 near Edgeworthstown

An Garda Síochána is currently at the scene of a two-vehicle road traffic collision on the N4, outside Edgeworthstown, Co. Longford....

February 6, 2020

Woman airlifted to hospital following collision involving tractor

Woman airlifted to hospital following collision involving tractor

A woman was airlifted to hospital following a collision involving a tractor and a car in Co. Roscommon yesterday, Wednesday,...

January 30, 2020

Lorry ‘carrying live chickens’ overturns on motorway

Lorry ‘carrying live chickens’ overturns on motorway

A lorry, which reportedly was carrying live chickens, overturned on the M7 motorway in Co. Laois in the early hours...

November 21, 2019

Tractor and trailer with 11t of potatoes overturn on roadside

Tractor and trailer with 11t of potatoes overturn on roadside

Emergency services were called to the scene of a road incident where a tractor and trailer carrying 11t of potatoes...

November 4, 2019

Motorcyclist taken to hospital following collision with tractor

Motorcyclist taken to hospital following collision with tractor

A man was rushed to hospital following a collision with a tractor in Co. Mayo yesterday evening, Sunday, October 20....

October 21, 2019

‘Several sheep killed and injured’ following UK trailer accident

‘Several sheep killed and injured’ following UK trailer accident

Several sheep were killed and injured following a road accident involving a livestock trailer in the UK over the weekend,...

October 7, 2019

Trailer carrying cattle overturns on motorway

Trailer carrying cattle overturns on motorway

A 4X4 drawing a livestock trailer carrying cattle was brought to a halt when the trailer overturned on a motorway...

October 4, 2019

Liffey Mills lorry jack-knifes on motorway

Liffey Mills lorry jack-knifes on motorway

A lorry transporting for agricultural merchant Liffey Mills jack-knifed on the M7 motorway in Co. Limerick this morning, Thursday, September...

September 5, 2019

Woman injured in road collision with tractor

Woman injured in road collision with tractor

A woman aged in her 70s was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries following a road collision involving a...

July 12, 2019

Tractor and trailer load of cattle overturned in Kilbeggan

Tractor and trailer load of cattle overturned in Kilbeggan

A John Deere tractor and a cattle trailer have overturned on the Tullamore Road Roundabout, outside Kilbeggan, Co. Westmeath. It...

June 28, 2019

Lorry carrying 190 pigs overturns overnight

Lorry carrying 190 pigs overturns overnight

A number of pigs died when a lorry carrying 190 animals overturned in the UK late last night, according to...

June 19, 2019

Gardaí investigate fatal quad accident

Gardaí investigate fatal quad accident

Members of An Garda Síochána are investigating a single vehicle, fatal road traffic collision involving a quad bike in Co....

June 17, 2019

Motorcyclist killed in road collision involving tractor

Motorcyclist killed in road collision involving tractor

Gardaí have issued an appeal for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision involving a tractor yesterday evening, Saturday, May...

May 26, 2019

Man seriously injured following tractor collision

Man seriously injured following tractor collision

A man has been seriously injured in a road collision involving a tractor and a motorcycle, Gardaí have confirmed. The...

March 29, 2019

‘Nearly 3,000 piglets’ loose on US road following lorry crash

‘Nearly 3,000 piglets’ loose on US road following lorry crash

Nearly 3,000 piglets are believed to have been loose on a road in the US following a traffic accident, according...

March 22, 2019

Man rushed to hospital following Dairygold lorry collision

Man rushed to hospital following Dairygold lorry collision

A road collision involving two articulated lorries in Co. Cork led to one man being rushed to hospital with serious...

March 5, 2019

Glanbia employee killed in Kilkenny collision

Glanbia employee killed in Kilkenny collision

A Glanbia employee has died following a road collision in the vicinity of the company’s premises in Ballyragget, Co. Kilkenny,...

February 28, 2019

More than 200 sheep die in overturned lorry crash

More than 200 sheep die in overturned lorry crash

More than 200 sheep have been killed when the lorry they were travelling in overturned in a crash on a...

February 26, 2019