Letterkenny General the most overcrowded hospital in the country

Letterkenny General Emergency DepartmentThere has been another spike in the level of overcrowding at Letterkenny General Hospital.

Figures compiled by the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation show almost 30 people without a bed at the hospital.

According to the figures, 19 people are on trolleys either awaiting treatment or being treated - a further 10 are in wards.

The figures show that Letterkenny General is today the most overcrowded hospital in the country.