Almost 30 people awaiting admission to LUH

There were 28 people awaiting admission to Letterkenny University Hospital this morning according to the latest trolley watch report.

Nine people were on trolleys in its Emergency Department while a further 19 were waiting on wards.

Midlands Regional Hospital, Tullamore was the most crowded today with 40 people waiting there.

Nationally, there were 494 people waiting at hospitals across the country today.