Letterkenny third most overcrowded hospital in country today

HospitalThere are 17 people on trolleys and a further 8 'in wards' in Letterkenny General Hospital today.

The latest figures released by the Irish Nurse and Midwives Organisation show Letterkenny General as the third most overcrowded hospital in the country.

Beaumont Hospital has topped the INMO's figures with 36 patients on trolleys and 'in wards', while University Hospital Limerick is next with 31 patients.

Letterkenny General and Mater Misericordia University Hospital both have a total of 25.