Three hospitalised and 49 discharged after bus crash

first_img By News Highland – June 24, 2012 Twitter Facebook Pinterest Facebook Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Three hospitalised and 49 discharged after bus crash 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Twitter Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry center_img WhatsApp Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Previous articleLetterkenny General Hospital implements emergency plan after bus crashNext articleHospital manager praises staff response to emergency News Highland Three people were treated at Letterkenny General Hospital overnight following an bus crash at Castleogary near Killybegs at 4.30 last evening. The bus was in collision with a car, and a total of 52 people were brought to the hospital. Two of them were in the car, the rest were in the bus, including 49 elderly passengers. The hospital implemented its Major Incident Plan as a result of the numbers.In a statement, the HSE has confirmed 49 patients were assessed, treated and discharged with follow-up Outpatients appointments. A further three patients with more serious injuries have been admitted to hospital.Sean Murphy, General Manager, Letterkenny General Hospital, said; “The overall hospital response worked extremely well, and I would like to thank staff for the prompt response, especially those who came in off duty. All patients have now been treated and cleared from the ED, and the hospital has resumed normal services.” RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Newsx Adverts Google+ Google+ Pinterest WhatsApplast_img read more