“In the last 72 hours my colleagues in An Garda Síochána and in the other Emergency Services across the country have responded to a number of tragic fatal incidents. Too many families have suffered trauma already this weekend,” she said.
“No matter what activity you are taking part in this weekend to please take care. Please ensure that you are following all the appropriate safety advice.
“If you are travelling on our roads, I appeal to drivers please slow down, and ask all road users to take care over the remaining days of this bank holiday weekend.”