Senator Jimmy Harte transferred to Letterkenny Hospital

Senator Jimmy Harte.

Senator Jimmy Harte.

LABOUR Senator Jimmy Harte has been transferred to Letterkenny General Hospital, almost eight weeks after he was found unconscious in a Dublin street with life-threatening head injuries.

Senator Harte (55) underwent emergency surgery at Beaumont Hospital just hours after attending the Republic of Ireland versus Latvia international match at the Aviva Stadium, on Friday, November 15.


The father of four was found close to his apartment at 3am on Saturday, November 16, in the Newmarket Square area of Dublin 8 after what Gardaí have said was most likely the result of a “tragic fall.”

According to a family member the popular Letterkenny-based insurance broker was transferred back to Donegal on Tuesday evening.

“He has still a long, hard road ahead of him,” the family member said.

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