LUH second most overcrowded hospital today

Letterkenny University Hospital is the second most overcrowded hospital in the country today.

26 people are awaiting admission to the hospital - 13 people on trolleys in its Emergency Department with an additional 13 patients waiting on wards.

26 people are also waiting at South Tipperary General Hospital.

According to the latest INMO Trolley watch report, there were 331 people waiting at hospitals across the country with University Hospital Limerick and University Hospital Waterford joint highest at 27 each.