Wednesday 18 October 2017

Delays on DART after passenger takes ill on train

Greystones DART Station
Greystones DART Station
Louise Kelly

Louise Kelly

Morning commuters suffering delays this morning as a result of an incident on the northbound DART line.

Trams to Howth are temporarily suspended due to a passenger taking ill on a train at Grand Canal Dock.

The incident occurred around 730am this morning on the Greystones to Malahide line.

The passenger received medical attention at the scene.

Commuters are experiencing knock on effects as a result of the incident.

A spokesperson for Irish Rail told independent.ie that the incident was not serious.

'The passenger emerged at Pearse St with the aid of someone travelling with them.

'The incident is not believed to be serious and trams are now only running 10-15 minutes behind schedule.'

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