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Major delays on M7 after truck carrying bales hits bridge
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Major delays on M7 after truck carrying bales hits bridge

Aug 7th 2021, 4:38 PM 89,610 Views 75 Comments

The All Ireland hurling semi-final between Waterford and Limerick was delayed due to the traffic.

Man (80s) killed and five injured in three-car collision in Co Laois
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Man (80s) killed and five injured in three-car collision in Co Laois

Aug 3rd 2021, 7:18 AM 21,007 Views 3 Comments

Gardaí in Portlaoise are investigating yesterday’s fatal collision.

Man (40s) dies after car collides with lorry in Limerick
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Man (40s) dies after car collides with lorry in Limerick

Jan 29th 2021, 9:58 AM 22,805 Views 2 Comments

The man was the only person injured in the crash involving a car and a lorry.

Seven Pomeranian puppies rescued from car boot after gardaí apprehend speeding motorist
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Seven Pomeranian puppies rescued from car boot after gardaí apprehend speeding motorist

Sep 10th 2020, 7:06 PM 46,214 Views 27 Comments

The puppies have been transferred to the care of the Kildare & West Wicklow SPCA.

Gardaí warn drivers to take care after a number of crashes this afternoon
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Gardaí warn drivers to take care after a number of crashes this afternoon

Jan 28th 2020, 3:17 PM 57,210 Views 19 Comments

Several collisions have occurred following heavy hail showers today.

Hedgecutting on M7 in Naas permitted as part of planned roadworks
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Hedgecutting on M7 in Naas permitted as part of planned roadworks

May 19th 2019, 6:00 PM 33,241 Views 35 Comments

Ensuring that there are no birds nesting in the area earmarked for clearance is a requirement for planned construction work.

Member of public helps gardaí arrest dangerous driver who had no licence or insurance
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Member of public helps gardaí arrest dangerous driver who had no licence or insurance

Apr 14th 2019, 4:42 PM 47,272 Views 21 Comments

The driver, who crashed into a barrier, was arrested on suspicion of drink driving.

Traffic delays expected this weekend as M7 diversions kick in
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Traffic delays expected this weekend as M7 diversions kick in

Mar 30th 2019, 6:00 AM 27,368 Views 21 Comments

The speed limit will be reduced to 25km/hr in some parts.

Delays expected along M7 as diversions kick in this weekend
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Delays expected along M7 as diversions kick in this weekend

Mar 28th 2019, 6:59 PM 39,896 Views 36 Comments

The speed limit will be reduced to 25km/hr in some parts.

Gardaí log 100 motorists breaking speed limit on first day of M7 'slow down' operation
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Gardaí log 100 motorists breaking speed limit on first day of M7 'slow down' operation

Nov 26th 2018, 5:53 PM 38,905 Views 70 Comments

32 motorists have been prosecuted so far for dangerous driving between junctions 8 and 11 on the M7.

Gardaí to deploy two speed vans after a number of serious incidents on M7 in Kildare
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Gardaí to deploy two speed vans after a number of serious incidents on M7 in Kildare

Nov 23rd 2018, 4:43 PM 40,007 Views 68 Comments

In recent months, 32 motorists have been prosecuted for dangerous driving between junctions 8 and 11 on the M7.

Bus driver arrested on M7 after being found nine times over legal alcohol limit
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Bus driver arrested on M7 after being found nine times over legal alcohol limit

Oct 3rd 2018, 10:44 AM 48,495 Views 0 Comments

The driver had a Blood Alcohol Concentration of more than 180mg.

Drunk driver caught doing more than 100 mph, driving (repeatedly) wrong way around roundabout
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Drunk driver caught doing more than 100 mph, driving (repeatedly) wrong way around roundabout

Jun 4th 2018, 7:23 PM 46,951 Views 49 Comments

Some drivers have been acting the eejit and then some over the bank holiday.

13 cars involved in multiple collisions in a hailstorm on the M7 in Tipperary
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13 cars involved in multiple collisions in a hailstorm on the M7 in Tipperary

Jan 18th 2018, 7:54 PM 127,563 Views 33 Comments

None of the injuries sustained in the collisions are understood to be life-threatening.

Man in his 70s killed in three-car M7 crash
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Man in his 70s killed in three-car M7 crash

Jan 16th 2018, 5:51 PM 22,434 Views 2 Comments

Gardaí and emergency services are at the scene and diversions are in place.

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

Jan 12th 2018, 8:35 AM 31,234 Views 50 Comments

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

A man just gave up and started sunbathing in the middle of the M7 this afternoon
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# What Are You At

A man just gave up and started sunbathing in the middle of the M7 this afternoon

Jun 18th 2017, 5:00 PM 10,967 Views 2 Comments

We wouldn’t say that’s the best idea. But you do you.

Tributes paid to Kerry man who died in 12-car pile up on M7
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Tributes paid to Kerry man who died in 12-car pile up on M7

Mar 2nd 2017, 5:04 PM 28,974 Views 6 Comments

Padhraic Moran died on the M7 Dublin-Limerick road at Newport yesterday.

Man dies after suffering head injuries in horrific 12-car pile-up on M7
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Man dies after suffering head injuries in horrific 12-car pile-up on M7

Mar 1st 2017, 9:32 PM 75,952 Views 18 Comments

The collisions happened during a severe hailstorm at just after 7.30pm.

Dart delays and dangerous roads, with temperatures due to plummet to -4 this weekend
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Dart delays and dangerous roads, with temperatures due to plummet to -4 this weekend

Nov 17th 2016, 8:51 AM 25,682 Views 17 Comments

It will be freezing tonight in many places, according to Met Éireann.

Viable bombs and IED components found at three locations last night
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Viable bombs and IED components found at three locations last night

Feb 26th 2016, 12:14 PM 19,427 Views 45 Comments

An explosive device was found on the M7 motorway in Laois.

Gardaí clocked a car doing 208km per hour last night
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Gardaí clocked a car doing 208km per hour last night

Jan 31st 2016, 3:47 PM 68,740 Views 10 Comments

The driver will now have to appear in Naas court in February.

M50 a 'car park' this morning, as overturned truck causes traffic gridlock
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M50 a 'car park' this morning, as overturned truck causes traffic gridlock

Jun 6th 2014, 8:35 AM 24,282 Views 64 Comments

Drivers are being told to avoid the M50 southbound altogether if possible.

Drive through Newlands Cross? Major roadworks begin from tonight
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Drive through Newlands Cross? Major roadworks begin from tonight

Jan 31st 2014, 6:00 PM 20,038 Views 25 Comments

Around 80,000 drivers pass through the motorway bottleneck every day. A new flyover’s being built, but expect major delays in the short-term.

Man dies after car collides with truck on M7
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Man dies after car collides with truck on M7

Oct 5th 2013, 1:27 PM 18,795 Views 14 Comments

It’s believed the driver of the car may have suffered a heart attack before the crash happened, at around 6am.

WATCH: Man hitches a ride down the M7 on the back of a truck
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# Ride On

WATCH: Man hitches a ride down the M7 on the back of a truck

Sep 23rd 2013, 2:54 PM 5,644 Views 2 Comments

A backer down the motorway? No thanks.

Man dies as motorcycle hits crash barriers on M7 in Laois
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Man dies as motorcycle hits crash barriers on M7 in Laois

Jul 21st 2013, 8:01 PM 21,576 Views 40 Comments

The 45-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene.

A garda van burst into flames on a busy motorway
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A garda van burst into flames on a busy motorway

Jun 17th 2013, 5:31 PM 21,416 Views 45 Comments

Gardai believe a technical problem led to the incident on the M7 in Kildare.

Over 1,100 delays/collisions on Irish roads in 2012 - AA Roadwatch
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Over 1,100 delays/collisions on Irish roads in 2012 - AA Roadwatch

Dec 29th 2012, 9:48 AM 4,573 Views 16 Comments

At 374 incidents, Dublin experienced nearly four times as many delays as anywhere else.

Multi-vehicle crash blocking road in Naas
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Multi-vehicle crash blocking road in Naas

Oct 15th 2012, 8:35 AM 8,806 Views 37 Comments

A five-car collision is causing long delays on the M7/Kildare road.

Travelling on the M7? Watch out for those goats
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Travelling on the M7? Watch out for those goats

May 9th 2012, 8:16 AM 2,916 Views 14 Comments

No, seriously.

Two collisions on M7 Dublin to Limerick Road
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Two collisions on M7 Dublin to Limerick Road

May 7th 2012, 8:22 PM 13,923 Views 25 Comments

AA Roadwatch is warning motorists to exercise caution on the M7 and M8 after heavy hail showers.

Two arrested over €315k drugs seizure in Kildare
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Two arrested over €315k drugs seizure in Kildare

Oct 5th 2011, 1:08 PM 435 Views 0 Comments

Men in their 40s and 50s are held over the seizure of 3.5kg of cocaine and around 10kg of cannabis resin.

Third day of the royal visit brings the Queen to Kildare, but there'll be one thing missing
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Third day of the royal visit brings the Queen to Kildare, but there'll be one thing missing

May 19th 2011, 10:58 AM 1,306 Views 0 Comments

Queen Elizabeth II will travel to the Irish National Stud today, which will be missing one of its star attractions. The stallion Verglas, which was due to be showcased to the Queen, died on Tuesday following an accident.

Delays on M7 due to overturned horsebox
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Delays on M7 due to overturned horsebox

Apr 26th 2011, 3:40 PM 936 Views 0 Comments

Colliding juggernauts led to multiple crashes at Portlaoise
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Colliding juggernauts led to multiple crashes at Portlaoise

Mar 3rd 2011, 12:03 PM 1,794 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí are dealing with up to 15 crashes on M7 Southbound at Portlaoise after two articulated trucks crashed on the route.

At least 15 cars crash in heavy fog on M7 Dublin/Limerick road
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At least 15 cars crash in heavy fog on M7 Dublin/Limerick road

Mar 3rd 2011, 9:18 AM 470 Views 0 Comments

Final stage of new M7 motorway opens at last
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Final stage of new M7 motorway opens at last

Dec 22nd 2010, 3:22 PM 1,168 Views 0 Comments

The government’s goal of having its network of regional motorways open before Christmas is achieved.

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