Concern Horses Loose On Busy Ennis Road Is “Accident Waiting To Happen”

Fears have been expressed that it’s only a matter of time before horses getting loose on the Kilrush Road in Ennis cause a serious accident.

Fine Gael Councillor Mary Howard says a number of the animals are causing serious safety concerns and is calling on Clare County Council to take action.

The local authority says inspections on six separate occasions last month found no evidence of horses there and that no reports have been received from GardaĆ­.


But Councillor Howard says residents in the area have been contacting her on a regular basis and says it’s vital to get to the bottom of the issue: