Taxi driver injured in Drogheda shooting
The shooting incident happened on the Bridge of Peace in the town.It took place shortly after 6.20pm on the Bridge of Peace in the centre of the town when a number of shots were fired at a taxi.
THE teacher killed in the M58 pile-up in Lancashire yesterday has been named as 50-year-old Anne Kerr from Southport. She died in the 'horrendous' crash alongside a special needs pupil from the headteacher of Pontville School paid tribute to the teenage boy and Mrs Kerr in an email to parents.
TRACEY Walerzak was absolutely devastated to turn off her daughter 's life support machine after she had Schoolgirl Jessica Woolhouse was found unconscious after suffering a brain haemorrhage at her home in Walsall, West Midlands. A MUM was left devastated after her healthy and " full of life "
The devastated mum of a schoolgirl who was killed following a crash has paid tribute to her ‘inspiring and full of life’ daughter.
Ashley Bombita, 11, tragically passed away following the crash in Dublin on Saturday which left her father Billy and sister April injured.
Ashley was rushed to hospital with serious injuries but tragically lost her battle on Monday, Dublin Live reports.
Both her father and sister’s injuries are described as non-life threatening.
Tributes pour in for inspirational young girl tragically killed following crash in Lucan, West Dublin
Ashley was rushed to hospital with serious injuries but tragically lost her battle on Monday .Both her father and sister's injuries are described as non-life threatening.Ashley's distraught mother Rowena posted a tribute to her saying she "loved being alive and just in the moment" and that she "touched so many lives".She said: "I thank God for 11 wonderful and meaningful years spent with you."Those days when you inspired me to be grateful even for the littlest and simplest blessings in life."Nothing compares to you giving me hugs and kisses when I am down."You loved kissing and clinging unto me.
Their lives were torn apart last summer when their eldest daughter was killed in a tragic buggy accident at the age of 15. Now, six months after her death, financier Ben Goldsmith and his ex-wife Kate Rothschild have paid touching tribute to Iris in a series of emotional posts on social media.
The dad of a 5-year-old girl who was killed in a car crash is speaking out after the driver was acquitted of all charges related to her texting seconds before the fatal wreck. She was beautiful." His daughter Clara and her two cousins lost their lives in the crash .
The family are originally from the Philippines but have lived in Ongar for a number of years.
Ashley’s devastated mother Rowena posted a tribute to her saying she “loved being alive and just in the moment” and that she “touched so many lives”.
She said: “I thank God for 11 wonderful and meaningful years spent with you.
“Those days when you inspired me to be grateful even for the littlest and simplest blessings in life.
“Nothing compares to you giving me hugs and kisses when I am down.
“You loved kissing and clinging unto me. I felt so much compassion from you.”
She added: “You reminded me not to hold grudges and to just enjoy and celebrate life.
“You lived your days so bright. You loved being alive and just being with the moment.
Scaffolding crashes to ground in Dublin as feisty Storm Brendan weather rattles Ireland
The winds then become too much for the structure which tipples inwards onto the site .The incident came as Dublin was issued a status Orange alert.Many parts of the Northside saw flooding while winds hit heights of 120kmp/h. © Provided by Dublin Live The alert was lifted at 3pm today.We'll be bringing you the very latest updates, pictures and video on this breaking news story.For the latest news and breaking news visit dublinlive.ie/news.Get all the big headlines, pictures, analysis, opinion and video on the stories that matter to you.
Holly Brown was killed in a bus crash during a school trip on FridayCredit: Facebook. "You grasped every opportunity that life presented to you, displaying so much passion, enthusiasm and determination in pursuit of your Mum has merry Xmas after £1m Euromillions win with 'help' from dead mum .
Now Meredita’s family have paid tribute to their daughter , saying they “miss her dearly” and said that her death had “ inspired ” them to say that life could be Nordic blast set to blanket Britain in up to 14in of snow in weeks. Happy new year. Mum has merry Xmas after £1m Euromillions win with 'help'
“You were full of gratitude and love.
“Your smile was contagious. You loved people. And people loved you. You touched so many lives especially me and your Dad.
“You were April’s advocate. You were her mentor. You were an inspiration, my Ashleytot.
“It has been a pleasure and honour to be your Mom. Till we meet again my tweeny.”
A garda spokeswoman confirmed the death but said they would not be making any further comment.
They previously asked for anyone with dashcam footage or information to come forward.
She said: “Gardaí in Lucan are investigating a single vehicle serious road traffic collision that occurred at approximately 11:30am on Saturday the 11th of January 2020 on the Lower Lucan Rd, Lucan, Co Dublin.
“One occupant of the car was seriously injured and Gardaí are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed the collision or any road users who may have been in the area at the time and who may have camera footage, to contact them at Lucan Garda Station on 01 - 6667300, The Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.”
After the storm: Thousands without electricity and drivers urged to take care on roads
There are reports of flooding and debris on the roads this morning, so drivers are being urged to take care.Yesterday, the ESB restored power to 100,000 homes, but 32,000 were still without power. You can check where there are power faults on the ESB’s PowerCheck site. Videos showed that there were dramatic floodings on Salthill promenade last night; there was also reports of debris on the M1 southbound this morning near J18 Carlingford, though there are no indications that this debris was caused by the storm.
TRIBUTES are pouring in for a young mum - of -four who died after her car collided with a lorry. She was left fighting for her life after the collision between a silver Vauxhall Vectra and a white HGV lorry The mum is survived by her three sons, daughter and partner who are being supported by the local
The school minibus and bin lorry involved in a serious road traffic incident on the Kingsbury Road in Minworth, Birmingham, which resulted in the death of Holly “You grasped every opportunity that life presented to you, displaying so much passion, enthusiasm and determination in pursuit of your dreams.
Man arrested over murder of paedophile Richard Huckle .
A man has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of Richard Huckle - one of Britain's worst paedophiles.Huckle, 33, was fatally stabbed in his cell at HMP Full Sutton in Yorkshire with a makeshift blade last October, according to reports.