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Former Offaly Footballer Wants Answers After €900 Damage To Car From Potholes

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Paraic Sullivan was travelling from Rhode to a business meeting in Kildare.

A former Offaly footballer is looking for answers from the county council after two potholes caused over €900 in damage to his car. 

Paraic Sullivan was travelling on a regional road from Rhode to Newbridge when he hit the first pothole, only to hit another around 300 metres after putting on his spare tyre. 

A survey from the Department of Transport in January found the regional road network in Offaly to be in the worst condition in the country - with a third in need of serious repair. 

Mr. Sullivan says it was a stressful experience:

 

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