Woman injured by falling branch

first_imgWhatsApp NewsLocal NewsWoman injured by falling branchBy admin – April 22, 2010 641 Advertisement Print Linkedin A WOMAN is in a serious condition in hospital after being injured after she was struck by falling debris from a tree. The accident happened at around 10.30am this morning while the woman was walking along O’Connell Avenue.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up It is believed a passing truck may have knocked a branch from the tree as it drove past.After being treated at the scene by a passerby, the woman who is in her 50s was taken by ambulance to the Mid-Western Regional Hospital in Dooradoyle.The area was sealed off for a time while Gardai conducted a forensic examination of the scene.  center_img Twitter Facebook Email Previous articleHealthy eating seminar to promote a better youNext articleThere’s veggies in dem der derelict sites adminlast_img read more

Foxes fail with Austin bid

first_img Austin has been linked with moves to the likes of Chelsea, Liverpool, Newcastle and West Ham having proven his Premier League pedigree, even with a struggling side. It is believed Rangers are holding out for around £15million for a player they bought from Burnley two years ago. Only Sergio Aguero, Harry Kane and Diego Costa scored more league goals last season as Austin struck against Chelsea, Manchester City and Arsenal in an ultimately unsuccessful survival attempt from Chris Ramsey’s side. Leicester, who broke their transfer record twice last season to sign strikers Leonardo Ulloa and Andrej Kramaric, were able to retain their top-flight status after winning seven of their last nine fixtures. Despite that, they parted company with manager Nigel Pearson on Tuesday and have been linked with approaches to former Holland coach Guus Hiddink and Bolton boss Neil Lennon – who enjoyed a successful playing career in the east midlands. Press Association The 25-year-old forward scored 18 Premier League goals for the Rs last season but could not help keep the west London club in the top flight. Austin, who was in Roy Hodgson’s England squad for last month’s fixtures with the Republic of Ireland and Slovenia, is entering the final year of his current deal at Loftus Road but QPR are not prepared to lower their valuation of one of their prized assets. center_img Managerless Leicester have had a bid of £12million for QPR striker Charlie Austin rejected, Press Association Sport understands.last_img read more

Ghana faceTurkey friendly on Aug 14

first_imgThe Black Stars of Ghana will play guest to Turkey in an International friendly at the Atatürk Olympic Stadium in İstanbul on August 14.Ghana had been struggling to find an opponent for the August FIFA day of International friendlies but will now face Turkey thanks to the cancellation of a pre-arranged game between the Turks and Uzbekistan.Excerpts of a statement on the Turkish Football Federation website confirms a date with the Black Stars who will be using the friendly as a preparation for the September round of World Cup Qualifiers at home to Zambia.“Turkish A National Team’s friendly game against Uzbekistan on 14 August was canceled after unexpected weather conditions and namely extreme heat in Uzbekistan and Uzbekistan Football Federation also mentioned by a letter that they couldn’t provide the full requirements.After this; Turkey, coached by Abdullah Avcı, will face Ghana in a friendly game on 14 August 2013 Wednesday at 21.30 (19.30 GMT) with Turkish local time in Atatürk Olympic Stadium, İstanbul, Turkey,” the statement read.last_img read more