Woman taken to hospital after Glenties crash


A WOMAN was taken to hospital following a crash in Glenties this afternoon. The accident occurred on the Ardara Road at approximately 2pm and Gardaí and the emergency services attended the scene. A spokesperson for the garda press office said: “A woman was injured at the scene and has been conveyed to Letterkenny University Hospital […]


Burial takes place of young woman killed in crash


A SPECIAL burial service took place on Tuesday for Layla Hussein Ali who died in Friday night’s road traffic collision outside Letterkenny. Originally from Somalia, the 22-year-old died after she was struck by a vehicle on the main Letterkenny to Kilmacrennan road at Illistrin. It is understood the deceased had been living in Donegal since last […]


Serious road crash at Ellistrin


Gardaí are at the scene of a serious road traffic collision on the N56 at Ellistrin. A section of the road is closed and will remain closed until tomorrow. Diversions are in place. Gardaí are asking motorists to avoid the area if possible.


CCTV examined after crash in Gortahork


CCTV footage is to be examined following a two-vehicle collision in Gortahork. A driver of a car was travelling from Meenacladdy towards Bunbeg when their car was struck by an oncoming white van on a narrow road. The driver of the van did not stop at the scene. Advertisement The collision occurred on Thursday, November […]


Gardaí investigate crash at Harvest rally


GARDAÍ are investigating a crash that occurred at the Harvest Mini Stages Rally over the weekend when two spectators were injured. The two men, aged in their 60s and 40s, were taken to Letterkenny University Hospital to be treated for their injuries. A garda spokesperson said: “Gardaí and emergency services attended the scene of an […]


Man in his sixties hit by car in Ballybofey


A MAN in his sixties was taken to Letterkenny University Hospital after being struck by a car in Ballybofey last night. Gardaí and emergency services attended the scene of the collision involving a pedestrian and a car on the Main Street at around 9.30pm. “The pedestrian, a male in his 60s, received treatment for minor […]


Two pedestrians injured in overnight crash


TWO pedestrians have been taken to hospital after being hit by a vehicle in an overnight crash. Gardaí are investigating the serious collision in Ballyshannon in the early hours of Saturday morning, November 4. “The collision occurred on the N3 in Templenew and involved a vehicle and two pedestrians,” said a Garda spokesperson. Advertisement “The […]


Teenager killed in Kerrykeel crash


Gardaí are currently at the scene of a fatal road traffic collision that occurred in Kerrykeel, Co. Donegal in the early hours of this morning, Saturday, August 5, 2023. The single vehicle collision occurred shortly after 3.30am when a car collided with a pole on the roadside. The male driver of the car (aged 19 […]


Garda motorcyclist injured in crash


A GARDA motorcyclist has been taken to Letterkenny University Hospital following a crash this afternoon. The collision between the motorcyclist and another vehicle occurred between Tullyearl roundabout and Laghey village on the N15, Donegal Town at approximately 3.35pm. A spokesperson for the Garda press office said: “One male, in his early 40s, a Garda Motorcyclist […]