The jury took a little over 20 minutes to acquit  23-year-old Dayna Kearney of the charges against her. Photograph: Collins

Dayna Kearney, the driver of the car which crashed near Athy in January 2015 killing her four passengers, has been acquitted by a jury of dangerous dr(...)

Dayna Kearney,  from Crossneen, Co Carlow,  at Naas Circuit Criminal Court, where her trial continues. Photograph:  Colin Keegan, Collins Dublin

One of the wheels of a car that was involved in a fatal collision claiming the lives of four women was flat at the time of impact, a trial has heard. (...)

Dayna Kearney is to go on trial for dangerous driving causing deaths.  Photograph: Dave Meehan

The driver of a car in which four young women were killed near Athy, Co Kildare, in January 2015 is to be tried in July in connection with their death(...)

Ashling Middleton, Chermaine Carroll, Gemma Nolan and Niamh Doyle died after the car they were travelling in collided with a van near Athy.

The driver of the car in which four friends were killed in Athy last year has been sent forward for trial to Naas Circuit Criminal Court on a dangerou(...)

The remains of Chermaine Carroll, one of the Athy crash victims, arriving at St Mary’s Church, Bennekerry, Co Carlow. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Chermaine Carroll, a 20-year-old victim of the Athy car crash that claimed the lives of her and three of her friends, loved life, a priest told her fu(...)

Attending the memorial service at The Cathedral of the Assumption of Blessed Virgin Mary in Carlow. Photograph: Dylan Vaughan

A “cloud, heavy, grey and heart-breaking” hangs over the town of Carlow in the aftermath of the deaths of four young women who died in a car crash (...)

The car that was in the crash on the N78 near Athy, Co Kildare, in which four young women lost their lives. Photograph: Colin Keegan, Collins Dublin

Gardaí investigating the crash in Co Kildare that claimed the lives of four young women have not yet been able to interview the driver of the car they(...)