35 people waiting for a bed at Letterkenny University Hospital

There were 35 people waiting for a bed at Letterkenny University Hospital this morning - the third most overcrowded in Ireland today.

22 people were waiting on trolleys in its Emergency Department while a further 13 were waiting on wards.

University Hospital Limerick was the most overcrowded this morning with 51 people waiting there.

Nationally, there were 552 people waiting at hospitals across the country today.