emergency services

  • Emergency services attended the scene of a single-vehicle crash in Castlerea yesterday evening.

    The driver of the car was taken to Sligo University Hospital by ambulance with serious head injuries following the collision, which occurred at about 6pm on the Williamstown Road, just outside Castlerea.

    Gardai, fire and ambulance services attended the scene.

  • Three men have been taken to hospital after the car they were travelling in entered the River Shannon in Rooskey, Co. Roscommon this afternoon following a single vehicle road crash.

    Emergency services attended the scene after the alarm was raised shortly after 2pm this afternoon.

    The men were taken from their vehicle by emergency services and have been transferred to Mullingar Hospital.

    It’s understood their injuries are believed to be non-life threatening.