21 people waiting on a bed at Letterkenny University Hospital

There were 21 people waiting on a bed at Letterkenny University Hospital this morning.

According to the INMO, 8 people were on trolleys in the hospital's Emergency Department with a further 13 on wards.

University Hospital Limerick is the most overcrowded hospital in the country today with 30 people awaiting admission.

Nationally, there are 366 people waiting on a bed at hospital's across the country.