Car smashed into traffic lights and set on fire in Dublin, gardaí investigate
Gardaí are at the scene of a serious car crash in Finglas North Dublin.
Emergency services were called to the scene after a silver Toyota Avensis struck a pedestrian traffic light on St Margaret's road shortly after 5am.
The car was later set on fire.
Gardaí have closed off the road and a forensic examination is expected to take place.
A senior source said they do not suspect the car was used in a serious crime. Officers will investigate if the vehicle was stolen prior to the crash.
Traffic diversions are currently in place.
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