Father who ran in front of oncoming bus and flung daughter to safety a hero for ‘unbelievable’ actions, inquest hears

The scene of a fatal road traffic accident where a bus collided with a number of cars in Monkstown, Cork Harbour. Father of two Mark Wills (51) from Ballincollig, Co Cork and Fr Con Cronin (72) both died in the incident.

Ralph Riegel

A young father was hailed as a hero for his "unbelievable" actions in saving his daughter's life as a Bus Éireann coach careered out of control in a tragedy, which claimed the life of the driver and an elderly curate.