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#Roads

# roads - Saturday 27 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie A bureaucratic mix-up is delaying much-needed repairs to a Connemara road Bóthar Doirefhearta

A bureaucratic mix-up is delaying much-needed repairs to a Connemara road

Flooding in the past week has made the road’s conditions significantly worse, and locals are calling for lights to be installed.

# roads - Sunday 21 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Roads around the country closed due to flooding Impassable This post contains videos

Roads around the country closed due to flooding

Motorists have been advised to exercise caution and avoid certain areas.

# roads - Thursday 18 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Drunk driver who killed elderly man gets community service after widow pleads for him to avoid jail Galway

Drunk driver who killed elderly man gets community service after widow pleads for him to avoid jail

The ex-wife of Liam McDonnell said jailing the man would not bring Liam back.

# roads - Saturday 13 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie PHOTOS: Cork roads closed due to flooding Impassable This post contains images

PHOTOS: Cork roads closed due to flooding

Motorists have been advised to take care and avoid some areas.

# roads - Friday 12 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Drivers on the M7 are being urged to slow down - until 2020 M7

Drivers on the M7 are being urged to slow down - until 2020

One motorist has already been arrested for driving at 141kph in the new 60kph zone.

# roads - Sunday 7 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Driver killed after car crashes into wall on Dublin's N4 Lucan

Driver killed after car crashes into wall on Dublin's N4

The crash happened early this morning near the Spa Hotel.

# roads - Saturday 6 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Construction of motorway to connect Dublin to Derry to begin this year North To South

Construction of motorway to connect Dublin to Derry to begin this year

The project is the biggest road project ever undertaken in Northern Ireland.

# roads - Thursday 28 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie First funeral to take place in Mayo today after after SUV was swept away on Christmas day RIP

First funeral to take place in Mayo today after after SUV was swept away on Christmas day

Martin Needham will be buried today followed by his friend Declan Davitt tomorrow.

# roads - Sunday 17 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Six killed in three-car crash in Birmingham Crash

Six killed in three-car crash in Birmingham

Three other people involved in the collision remain in hospital this morning with serious injuries.

# roads - Monday 11 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Some schools have closed today because of icy road conditions Snow Day

Some schools have closed today because of icy road conditions

Melted snow has frozen overnight, leading to treacherous road conditions this morning in some parts of the country.

# roads - Sunday 10 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Motorists warned to take extreme care as temperatures may dip to minus 8 degrees Snow Patrol

Motorists warned to take extreme care as temperatures may dip to minus 8 degrees

A number of weather warning have been issued by Met Éireann.

# roads - Friday 8 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Moped rider killed after crash in Dublin city Roads

Moped rider killed after crash in Dublin city

The man in his 30s died after being rushed to hospital.

# roads - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Driver arrested after car found on Luas tracks Road Safety

Driver arrested after car found on Luas tracks

Drivers are being warned to take care on the roads as freezing conditions are due to take hold tomorrow.

# roads - Thursday 2 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Man in his 50s dies after car and bus collide in Roscommon Crash

Man in his 50s dies after car and bus collide in Roscommon

The driver of the bus sustained minor injuries.

# roads - Sunday 29 October, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Man dies after car crashes into wall in Co Louth Roads

Man dies after car crashes into wall in Co Louth

That crash happened in the early hours of this morning.

# roads - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Appeal for information after teenage girl suffers facial injuries in Cork hit-and-run Cobh

Appeal for information after teenage girl suffers facial injuries in Cork hit-and-run

The car involved is described as dark-coloured and is believed to have gone in the direction of Newtown.

# roads - Sunday 15 October, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Man killed after being hit by SUV on the Naas Road N7

Man killed after being hit by SUV on the Naas Road

The road is currently closed to facilitate an examination.

# roads - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Drivers have been acting the absolute goat on Ireland's roads in the last 24 hours Fake Disabled Pass

Drivers have been acting the absolute goat on Ireland's roads in the last 24 hours

Faked insurance discs, a doctored disabled pass, and rampant speeding are just some of the offences the road traffic corps have been battling.

# roads - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Comedian Jason Byrne avoids ban after pleading guilty to driving without a licence Roads
From TheJournal.ie Driver killed and passenger injured in single-vehicle crash Wexford

Driver killed and passenger injured in single-vehicle crash

The crash happened at Ballinesker, Curracloe, County Wexford this morning.

# roads - Monday 25 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Man in his 30s killed after car veers into stone wall on dual carriageway Lucan

Man in his 30s killed after car veers into stone wall on dual carriageway

There was no one else travelling in the car at the time.

# roads - Thursday 21 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí search for silver van which left the scene after hitting pedestrian Longford

Gardaí search for silver van which left the scene after hitting pedestrian

He remains in a critical condition.

From TheJournal.ie Appeal for witnesses to potential hit-and-run that left motorcyclist seriously injured Roads

Appeal for witnesses to potential hit-and-run that left motorcyclist seriously injured

The incident occurred near the road works on the L3132, St Margaret’s Road, Swords.

# roads - Monday 11 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Man in critical condition after being struck by van which failed to stop in Longford Edgeworthstown

Man in critical condition after being struck by van which failed to stop in Longford

The incident happened in the early hours of Sunday morning.

# roads - Wednesday 30 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Port Tunnel reopened after oil tanker breaks down Dublin

Port Tunnel reopened after oil tanker breaks down

The tunnel was closed in one direction earlier today.

# roads - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Motorcyclist dies after bike crashes with car in Cork Glanmire

Motorcyclist dies after bike crashes with car in Cork

The man was aged in his 20s.

# roads - Monday 24 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Teenager killed in Dublin after motorcycle hit lamppost Clarehall

Teenager killed in Dublin after motorcycle hit lamppost

A pillion passenger was seriously injured.

# roads - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Engineers want multiple tolls and changing speed limits on the M50 Hit The Road

Engineers want multiple tolls and changing speed limits on the M50

They say it will help congestion.

# roads - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Metro North, expanded Dart and a Cork-Limerick motorway 'need to be delivered' Motoring

Metro North, expanded Dart and a Cork-Limerick motorway 'need to be delivered'

Engineers want a body to be established in order to support the new 10-year capital spending plan.

# roads - Friday 26 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Motorists warned about 'greasy roads' as heavy rain forecast for weekend Drive Slow

Motorists warned about 'greasy roads' as heavy rain forecast for weekend

RSA CEO Moyagh Murdock warned that roads are more slippery when it rains after a dry spell.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí will be out checking in force today as part of Operation Slow Down Speeding

Gardaí will be out checking in force today as part of Operation Slow Down

The initiative last year saw 927 people caught for speeding.

# roads - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie The price of fuel is going down but motorists are still paying far more than they did last year Fuelling The Boom

The price of fuel is going down but motorists are still paying far more than they did last year

The AA says it is concerned that, for every litre of petrol purchased, 63.67% goes to the government.

# roads - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie These four roads are getting a €30m safety upgrade Transport

These four roads are getting a €30m safety upgrade

Shane Ross said the improvements will also reduce journey times.

# roads - Sunday 30 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie A Cork cyclist hit by a car last week has died in hospital Roads

A Cork cyclist hit by a car last week has died in hospital

The collision happened in Skibbereen.

# roads - Friday 28 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Motorcyclist dies after collision with 4x4 in Tipperary Tipperary

Motorcyclist dies after collision with 4x4 in Tipperary

The driver of the 4×4 was uninjured.

# roads - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Third lane needed on N11 or Wicklow and Dún Laoghaire Rathdown will begin to suffer, report finds Choc-a-block

Third lane needed on N11 or Wicklow and Dún Laoghaire Rathdown will begin to suffer, report finds

Any delay in road network improvements will ‘constrain growth’ and hinder productivity, finds Transport Infrastructure Ireland.

# roads - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Get stressed out sitting in traffic jams? One TD says it's impacting on people’s quality of life Gridlock This post contains a poll

Get stressed out sitting in traffic jams? One TD says it's impacting on people’s quality of life

Next week, Dublin City Council will discuss new plans to restrict car numbers in the city.

# roads - Monday 10 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Dublin ambulance delayed to 999 call because of bad parking Dublin Fire Brigade

Dublin ambulance delayed to 999 call because of bad parking

Dublin Fire Brigade is asking for more thoughtful parking: “Leave space for emergency vehicles… thanks.”

# roads - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Road safety chief welcomes news that the Garda Traffic Corps is to be reformed Breath Test Scandal

Road safety chief welcomes news that the Garda Traffic Corps is to be reformed

Moyagh Murdock said people had felt let down by recent garda revelations.

# roads - Sunday 19 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Appeals for help after toddler Estlin Wall (3) dies in car crash and her father fights for his life Tragedy

Appeals for help after toddler Estlin Wall (3) dies in car crash and her father fights for his life

The crash happened in Co. Clare on Wednesday.