Man critical following serious crash near Letterkenny

first_img Pinterest Previous articleFurther meetings to take place over post office closuresNext articleCaptain Coleman says Ireland made it easy for Wales News Highland WhatsApp Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Twitter Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme WhatsApp Man critical following serious crash near Letterkenny By News Highland – September 7, 2018 A man is in a critical condition in hospital following a serious road traffic collision which happened outside Letterkenny overnight.The two vehicle crash occured at Dooballagh between Letterkenny and Drumkeen shortly before 8pm.Gardai have confirmed that the road will remain closed until lunchtime today in order to facilitate a forensic examination later this morning.Diversions are in place – traffic travelling from Ballybofey will be diverted at Drumkeen with traffic from Letterkenny diverted towards Glenaquinn.The diversions are not suitable for HGVs which are asked to travel via Lifford.Garda are appealing for any witnesses to the crash to contact Letterkenny Garda Station. Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic center_img Community Enhancement Programme open for applications Pinterest Homepage BannerNews RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Twitter Facebook Google+ Google+ Publicans in Republic watching closely as North reopens furtherlast_img read more

Senior breaks USC record in discus for second time

first_imgSenior discus thrower Tera Novy was announced as the Pac-12 Women’s Field Athlete of the Week after she broke the USC school record in the discus over the weekend. The honor is for the week of March 28-April 3 and was announced by the conference on Tuesday.Novy broke the school record for the first time last season, when she threw 193-11, breaking Kate Hutchinson’s record from 2006 of 189-5. Novy’s new personal best is the new school record of 196-6 or 59.9 meters. She bested herself by two feet and seven inches.Novy’s record-breaking throw came on April 2 at the California Collegiate in La Jolla, Calif.With the performance, Novy has thrown 189-10 in all three meets this season. Only three women in USC’s history have ever thrown 180 feet — two of them being Novy and the previous record-holder Hutchinson.Novy’s record-breaking throw from the meet is also the top throw by a collegian this year.Novy is the fourth Trojan to earn Pac-12 Track and Field Athlete of the Week honors. For the week of March 21, three Trojans earned the honor. The recipients were sophomore Ricky Morgan Jr. who runs the 400m, sophomore jumper Adoree’ Jackson and, on the women’s side, senior Jaide Stepter who competes in the hurdles.last_img read more