Statement on Creeslough Tragedy

The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation has expressed sympathies with the community of Creeslough, Co Donegal and offered full support to emergency workers.

INMO General Secretary, Phil Ní Sheaghdha said:

“Our deepest sympathies are firstly with the families who have tragically lost a loved one following yesterday’s incident in Creeslough. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a n-anam.

“Our thoughts and solidarity are with our colleagues across the emergency services who have been working on the scene since yesterday. In the middle of a terrible tragedy, emergency services and Letterkenny University Hospital staff are doing all they can to support the bereaved and the wider community of Creeslough. 

“INMO members in Donegal are now operating in extremely difficult circumstances. Our Organisation will continue to offer our full support and solidarity with our members in the North-West in the extremely difficult days and weeks ahead.”

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