Bellharbour cottage destroyed by fire

A man has escaped injury after his thatched cottage was destroyed by fire in Co Clare this evening.

Gardaí investigate fire in Gort

Gardaí are investigating the cause of a fire at a building in Co Galway last night.

Man hurt after truck overturns on van

One man has been hospitalised after a truck overturned onto a parked van in Co Galway this evening.

M18 reopened following car fire

Gardaí were forced to close the M18 motorway south of Gort for a time this afternoon after a car burst into flames.

M18 collisions following hail downpour

Emergency services from Clare and Galway dealt with separate collisions on the M18 this afternoon.

Dangerous driving conditions reported

Three people had a narrow escaped when their car crashed on the M18 in poor conditions today.