39 people awaiting beds at LUH

Highland Radio, Donegal, Letterkenny, Hospital, Trolleys

Letterkenny University Hospital had the fourth highest level of overcrowding in the country this morning, with 39 patients awaiting beds, four of them on Emergency Department trolleys.

In Sligo, there were 26 people without beds, 17 of them in the ED.

The state's highest figure was recorded in Limerick, with 74 people waiting there.

The national total was 451.