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Friday 22 August 2014

The Great M50 Bake-Off - Bags of flour lead to lane closures

Published 21/06/2014 | 07:42

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Pic: Garda Traffic Twitter
The M50 this morning Pic courtesy of @keithjack38

Dozens of bags of flour that fell from truck burst and led to the closure of three lanes on the M50 this morning.

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Motorists exercised extra caution on the M50 this morning after a lorry shed its load - in this case, bags of flour.

Up to three lanes were blocked near the toll on northbound lane.

The scene was cleared before midday - but the quips about a mobile M50 Bake-Off rumbled on throughout the day.

The Garda Traffic Twitter account was inundated with people saying they 'kneaded' some time to clear the road.

Irish Independent

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