Lack of 4×4 vehicle prohibiting Donegal Garda Division in flooding emergencies

 

Huge concern still remains over Donegal Gardaí's ability to cope with severe flooding emergencies.

The entire Donegal Garda Division has no access to a 4x4 vehicle with the majority of their cars unsuitable to pass through high flood water.

The Donegal GRAs Spokesperson is Brendan O'Connor.

He says Gardai have a responsibilty to attend flooding events but are effectively restricted in carrying out some duties due to a lack of basic equipment: