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#Tragedy

# tragedy - Thursday 22 September, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'An extraordinarily traumatic event': Ambulance fire at Naas General may have been 'oxygen related' Tragedy

'An extraordinarily traumatic event': Ambulance fire at Naas General may have been 'oxygen related'

One of the paramedics injured in the incident remains in hospital but he is expected to make a full recovery.

# tragedy - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Brother of cyclist killed in collision pays tribute to sister at Dublin protest Action On Cycling

Brother of cyclist killed in collision pays tribute to sister at Dublin protest

Today, a group of cyclists called on the Transport Minister Shane Ross to increase funding for cycling and walking.

From TheJournal.ie Two women die in single vehicle crash in Donegal Ballybofey

Two women die in single vehicle crash in Donegal

The incident happened today at about 4.15pm.

# tragedy - Sunday 18 September, 2016

From TheJournal.ie "A terrible tragedy" - Community rallies around family after three-year-old girl dies in car crash Limerick

"A terrible tragedy" - Community rallies around family after three-year-old girl dies in car crash

The crash took place yesterday evening on the M20 in Limerick.

# tragedy - Saturday 17 September, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Three-year-old girl dies in car crash in Limerick Tragedy

Three-year-old girl dies in car crash in Limerick

The girl’s twin brother was also injured in the incident but his condition is described as stable.

# tragedy - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Man falls to death in Stephen's Green Shopping Centre Tragedy

Man falls to death in Stephen's Green Shopping Centre

The incident occurred at about 4.35pm today.

# tragedy - Wednesday 31 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Four-year-old Irish boy drowns in Caribbean pool Puerto Rico

Four-year-old Irish boy drowns in Caribbean pool

Police on the island have confirmed they are treating the incident as a tragic accident.

# tragedy - Saturday 27 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'Don't be afraid to scream your suffering': Italy mourns victims of earthquake Italy

'Don't be afraid to scream your suffering': Italy mourns victims of earthquake

Italy’s head of state earlier paid tribute to the “extraordinary effort” of more than 4,000 rescue professionals and volunteers who helped with the rescue effort.

# tragedy - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Irish schoolboy dies days after being saved from drowning in Spanish pool Lloret De Mar

Irish schoolboy dies days after being saved from drowning in Spanish pool

The boy got into difficulty last week.

# tragedy - Sunday 21 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Omran Daqneesh's brother Ali has died in Aleppo, reports say Syria

Omran Daqneesh's brother Ali has died in Aleppo, reports say

It’s reported he died from internal bleeding and organ damage after the 17 August bombing.

# tragedy - Thursday 18 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'A real-life superhero': Tributes flood in for five-year-old 'Batman Ben' Farrell Tragedy

'A real-life superhero': Tributes flood in for five-year-old 'Batman Ben' Farrell

The five-year-old boy had been diagnosed with Wilms Tumour in December.

# tragedy - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Couple whose daughter died from cold sore virus at 12 days old launch campaign for other parents Baby Eibhlin

Couple whose daughter died from cold sore virus at 12 days old launch campaign for other parents

Baby Eibhlín was pronounced dead a week to the day after she came home from hospital.

# tragedy - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Two children and their teenage babysitter drown in Colorado swimming pool Horrible Tragedy

Two children and their teenage babysitter drown in Colorado swimming pool

The three female minors were aged three, five and seventeen.

# tragedy - Monday 8 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Baby killed in helicopter crash in Nepal No Survivors

Baby killed in helicopter crash in Nepal

There were five adults and one infant on board as well as the pilot. There were no survivors.

From TheJournal.ie UK man killed after sticking head out train window as another train passed London

UK man killed after sticking head out train window as another train passed

British Transport Police said paramedics rushed to the scene but nothing could be done to save him.

# tragedy - Friday 5 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Third man found guilty of murder of pensioner Thomas Dooley Offaly

Third man found guilty of murder of pensioner Thomas Dooley

Two men were sentenced yesterday at the Criminal Courts in Dublin.

# tragedy - Saturday 30 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie As many as 16 dead after Texas hot air balloon crash Lockhart

As many as 16 dead after Texas hot air balloon crash

Officials say there are likely no survivors.

# tragedy - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Irish teenager dies after swimming accident in Germany Munich

Irish teenager dies after swimming accident in Germany

Jack McHugh had been in a serious condition since a swimming accident last week.

# tragedy - Monday 25 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Man and woman arrested over child water park death released on bail Tragedy

Man and woman arrested over child water park death released on bail

UK media are reporting that they were arrested on suspicion of manslaughter by gross negligence.

# tragedy - Sunday 24 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Munich killer David Sonboly had "planned his attack for a year" Munich

Munich killer David Sonboly had "planned his attack for a year"

The 18-year-old had been the subject of bullying at school in 2012.

# tragedy - Wednesday 20 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Post-mortems carried out on father and son killed in Limerick Limerick

Post-mortems carried out on father and son killed in Limerick

Marco Velocci and his son Alex James died when the car they were driving collided with a truck.

# tragedy - Sunday 17 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie A two-year-old boy has died after he was hit by a car in Derry Tragedy

A two-year-old boy has died after he was hit by a car in Derry

The crash happened this afternoon at about 1.15pm.

# tragedy - Sunday 10 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Woman dies after being swept in to the sea in Co Clare Tragedy

Woman dies after being swept in to the sea in Co Clare

The tragedy happened this morning.

# tragedy - Thursday 7 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Two children killed as car goes into Scottish lake Loch Nan Druimnean

Two children killed as car goes into Scottish lake

Police Scotland said the incident was “tragic”.

# tragedy - Monday 4 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Body of 19-year-old American student missing in Rome found in river Beau Solomon

Body of 19-year-old American student missing in Rome found in river

Beau Solomon was last seen by his friends in a pub on Friday.

# tragedy - Saturday 2 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie German tourist falls to death while posing for photo on summit of Machu Picchu Tragedy

German tourist falls to death while posing for photo on summit of Machu Picchu

Oliver Paps had asked another tourist to take his picture as he stood at the mountain’s peak.

# tragedy - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'My daughter and her friends should still be alive' Berkeley Balcony Collapse

'My daughter and her friends should still be alive'

Jackie Donohoe’s daughter Ashley and Ashley’s cousin Olivia Burke died after the accident in June 2015.

# tragedy - Sunday 19 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Woman in her 60s killed in road crash, four others injured Cork

Woman in her 60s killed in road crash, four others injured

The incident happened at around 4pm this afternoon.

# tragedy - Friday 17 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Cameron calls for 'end to hatred in politics' as Britain mourns murdered MP Jo Cox

Cameron calls for 'end to hatred in politics' as Britain mourns murdered MP

A vigil will be held in Dublin tonight in memory of the slain mother-of-two.

From TheJournal.ie Suspect in British MP killing 'quiet loner with ties to extremists' Jo Cox

Suspect in British MP killing 'quiet loner with ties to extremists'

Thomas Mair allegedly had ties to white supremacists and battled mental illness.

# tragedy - Thursday 16 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Northern Ireland fan dies in stadium during Euro 2016 match Tragedy

Northern Ireland fan dies in stadium during Euro 2016 match

The man in his 60s reportedly suffered a heart attack.

From TheJournal.ie A year on, the friendship and love of six young students is remembered Berkeley

A year on, the friendship and love of six young students is remembered

A memorial service was held in Dublin yesterday.

# tragedy - Monday 13 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Thousands turn out for "rainbow vigil" in Dublin to honour those killed in Orlando shooting City Hall

Thousands turn out for "rainbow vigil" in Dublin to honour those killed in Orlando shooting

A large crowd – some draped in rainbow flags and holding balloons and other items – gathered at about 7pm this evening for the vigil.

# tragedy - Saturday 11 June, 2016

Tragedy strikes Nigerian football again RIP

Tragedy strikes Nigerian football again

Former Super Eagles coach Shaibu Amodu died just days after Stephen Keshi passed away.

# tragedy - Monday 6 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Three killed after Belgian train crash Liège

Three killed after Belgian train crash

A fast-moving passenger train slammed into the back of a goods train.

# tragedy - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Signals picked up from black box of crashed EgyptAir plane Confirmed Pings

Signals picked up from black box of crashed EgyptAir plane

The ‘pings’ were picked up by a French navy ship this morning.

# tragedy - Monday 30 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Mussel farmer killed in diving accident while helping friend Tragedy

Mussel farmer killed in diving accident while helping friend

Marty Nee died in a drowning incident off the coast of Galway on Saturday evening.

# tragedy - Friday 20 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Body part and luggage found in search for missing EgyptAir plane Airbus A320

Body part and luggage found in search for missing EgyptAir plane

The country’s aviation minister has said a “terrorist attack” was a more likely cause than technical failure.

# tragedy - Saturday 14 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Young teenage boy drowns in Liffey accident Islandbridge

Young teenage boy drowns in Liffey accident

It is believed that the boy entered the Liffey before getting into difficulty.

# tragedy - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Waterford paramedic stopped to help young man who died during London marathon Tragedy

Waterford paramedic stopped to help young man who died during London marathon

“It could happen to anybody anywhere. I just happened to be there and I’m glad I stopped.”

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