North American couple Normand Larose (62) and Rosalyn Joy Few (64) died in the  freak accident.

Postmortem examinations are being carried out on the bodies of two North American tourists who died in a pony and trap incident in Co Kerry on Monday.(...)

If you have not been up a mountain previously, Carrauntoohil may not be the recommended starting point. Photograph: Getty Images

When Killarney gardaí alerted Kerry Mountain Rescue to an incident on Carrauntoohil last weekend, it seemed like another “dinner in the oven” evening (...)