The retired postman, Dermot O’ Brien, from Richmond Park, Corbally, Limerich, who was seriously injured in a dramatic hit-run accident in Parteen, Co. Clare last September has died. He was buried on Saturday last. At the time of the accident Dermot was chatting to his friends, Eric Ryan (79) and Willie Barry, a GSRMA member Limerick Branch. See details in Limerick Leader click – Here
A 26 year old Moyross man has pleaded guilty to charges of dangerous driving at Parteen, Co. Clare on the 25th September 2014. On that Thursday evening, Eric Ryan (79) lost a leg following the horrific incident. Also seriously injured were two of his friends (i) Retired Garda Liam (Willie) Barry a Limerick City GSRMA member and (ii) Dermot O’ Brien, a retired postman. They were all chatting in the Car Park in Parteen Pitch & Putt Club when they were struck by a Hyundi Accent car shortly after 5.00 pm. It later emerged that the 26 year old driver of the Hyundi car was on bail at the time of the incident.
Read the Irish Times article by clicking – HERE
Read the recent account on the Limerick Leader by clicking — HERE