Kurdish man Karzan Sabah Ahmed,  his wife Shahen Qasm and child Lina  were killed in an accident on the M6 outside Ballinasloe, Co Galway. Photograph: Kurdish Irish Society

So small, and so far from family, is Galway’s Kurdish community that they let each other know when they are leaving the city, where they are going and(...)

Karzan Sabah Ahmed and his baby daughter Lina, who died in a crash in Co Galway last week

The family of Karzan Sabah Ahmed, who died with his wife and baby in a collision on the M6 in Galway last week, have sent their thanks to the people o(...)

Mr Lach drove at speed on the wrong side of the M6 motorway before colliding head-on with another car. Photograph: Press 22

The man who fatally collided with a family of three in Galway last week, while driving the wrong way on the motorway, had suffered from serious mental(...)

Karzan Sabah Ahmed with Shahen Qasm and their daughter Lina, who were killed in a crash on the M6 outside Ballinasloe, Co Galway, last week. Photograph: Kurdish Irish Society Karzan Sabah Ahmed with Shahen Qasm and their daughter Lina, who were killed in a crash on the M6 outside Ballinasloe, Co Galway, last week. Photograph: Kurdish Irish Society

An appeal for funds to repatriate the bodies of the Kurdish family killed in a crash on the M6 last Thursday raised more than its initial €40,000 targ(...)