|Date||7 October 2022|
|Location||Creeslough, County Donegal, Ireland|
|Type||Gas explosion (suspected)|
The Creeslough explosion happened on 7 October 2022 at an Applegreen petrol station in Creeslough, a village in north County Donegal, Ireland. It killed ten people and left eight hospitalised. It is the highest number of civilian deaths in the county in decades. The cause is unknown, although accidental gas leak is seen as a possible cause.
References[change | change source]
- "Donegal petrol station explosion described by authorities as 'tragic accident'". EchoLive.ie. 8 October 2022. Retrieved 8 October 2022.[permanent dead link]