Ennis apartment building evacuated after fire

An apartment building in the centre of Ennis was evacuated this afternoon following a fire.

Condition Orange – High Fire Risk warning

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine has issued an Orange Forest Fire Warning arising from weather patterns and expected level of risk.

M18 reopens after car fire

Three people had a lucky escape after their car burst into blames on a busy motorway bringing traffic to a standstill at the height of rush hour.

Update: Diverted Delta passengers fly home

A US-bound passenger jet that suffered ‘serious hydraulic issues’ soon after taking off from an airport in Scotland, has made and emergency landing at Shannon Airport.

TRAFFIC: N18 ‘Cross-over Trial’ to be held tonight

An exercise will be take place on the N18 dual-carriageway this week to test emergency cross-overs and contra flow traffic arrangements that might be required to manage serious incidents on the route.

Gardaí investigate Ennis house fire

Gardaí are investigating the circumstances of a suspicious fire at a house in Ennis early this morning.

Two injured in Drumquin road collision

Two people have been taken to hospital following a single-vehicle road traffic collision in Co Clare this afternoon.

Gardaí renew appeal for information about collision

Five people were taken to hospital following a five-vehicle road traffic collision in Co Clare on Friday evening.

Fire crews deal with major gorse blaze near Kilmaley

Fire crews from two Clare stations are currently battling a significant bog, gorse and forestry fire near Kilmaley which had threatened local properties for a time earlier this afternoon.