Gardaí believe  a caravan fire in east Cork  may have started when the occupants were frying sausages. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Gardaí investigating a caravan fire in east Cork that has left one man in a critical condition in hospital believe the fire may have started when the (...)

It’s understood the man in critical condition suffered serious smoke inhalation from the blaze which completely destroyed the caravan. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

One man is in a critical condition in hospital while another is stable following a fire that destroyed a caravan in east Cork in the early hours of y(...)

James Casey Butler (7) who has died in hospital after he slipped  and fell into the Owencurra river near the Tir Cluain estate in Midleton, Co Cork, on Saturday night. Photograph:  Provision

A seven-year-old boy has died in hospital after falling into surging flood waters in Midleton, east Cork, at the weekend. James Casey But(...)