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15 September 2018 07:36 Elderly woman dies after being hit by SUV on Galway motorway

The collision happened on the M18 last night. AN ELDERLY PEDESTRIAN has died after she was struck by an SUV on a Galway motorway last night. Gardaí have said that the woman in her 70s was struck by the 4×4 vehicle on the southbound side of the M18 near junction 17 at Cloughboy. The collision took place at about 9pm last night and gardaí and emergency 13

06 June 2018 21:47 Gardaí want to speak to driver of Opel Insignia about fatal collision

A man in his 60s died following a collision between a van and a truck yesterday. GARDAÍ HAVE APPEALED for information following a collision between a van and a truck in which a man in his 60s died in Co Clare yesterday. In a renewed appeal released today, gardaí said they are “anxious to speak to the male driver of a dark-coloured Opel Insignia saloon 16

07 October 2017 05:00 Biker did 240kph fleeing unmarked Garda car due to fear he was ‘under attack’, court hears

A BIKER fled an unmarked Garda car at 240kph because he thought he was under attack, a court heard. Gintaras Kasakas, 53, of Ashbourne, Co Meath, is charged with dangerous driving on the M18 at Barefield, Co Clare, on July 30. Garda Ronan Higgins told Ennis District Court he saw Kasakas driving at 190kph northbound on the M18. He added: “We activated 16

23 February 2017 11:51 Storm Doris: 34,000 without power, some faults will not be fixed until Friday

Met Éireann says worst of storm has passed although parts of the country may experience sleet and icy showers An estimated 34,000 homes remain without power this afternoon after Storm Doris swept across the country with the ESB warning that some households will not see services restored until Friday. Bernadine Maloney, head of Corporate Communications 5

23 February 2017 11:07 Storm Doris: 41,000 homes without power, tree-blocked roads

Met Éireann predicts ‘severe, damaging squalls’ with status orange warning in place Storm Doris has swept across the country on Thursday morning bringing violent gusts of wind and cutting power to an estimated 41,000 homes. Powerful winds have also led to the cancellation of flights and created dangerous road conditions with reports of fallen trees on some routes 9

23 February 2017 08:49 Storm Doris: 41,000 homes still without power

Met Éireann predicts ‘severe, damaging squalls’ with status orange warning in place Storm Doris has swept across the country on Thursday morning bringing violent gusts of wind and cutting power to an estimated 56,000 homes. Powerful winds have also led to the cancellation of flights and created dangerous road conditions with reports of fallen trees on some routes 5

04 January 2016 19:02 Two women cut from wreckage after motorway crash in Clare

Two women cut from wreckage after motorway crash in Clare Two women had to be cut from the wreckage of car that crashed on the M18 motorway in Co Clare this afternoon. The collision occurred at around 4.00pm about a kilometre south of Dromoland. It’s understood that two cars collided in the southbound lanes before one spun out of control and mounted 5

17 November 2015 23:17 Storm Barney: Weather warning in operation as 'severe and damaging gusts' batter country

Met Eireann have issued a weather warning this evening as "severe and damaging gusts" are expected to sweep across the country. Storm Barney is in full swing as gardai warn motorists to be vigilant in the windy conditions, several flights have been disrupted and some 45,000 homes have been left without electricity. The forecast is for a windy and stormy 4

17 November 2015 20:39 25,000 homes without power as Storm Barney lashes country

Drivers warned of fallen trees, flights affected and Dalkey to Greystones DART suspended More than 25,000 homes were left without power overnight as Storm Barney swept across Ireland, causing havoc as winds of up to 125km/h severely disrupting transport networks. Flights and ferries were cancelled, residents in some parts of the country were urged to remain 7

17 November 2015 18:00 'He's big, he's called Barney, but he's not purple or cuddly'

Gardaí are advising motorists to drive with care during the stormy conditions as 'Barney' sweeps across the country. They have also asked for anyone spotting 'falling or fallen debris' to contact their local garda station. The warning comes as AA Roadwatch report numerous trees to have fallen on roads nationwide as a result of high winds. Gardai wrote 6