Several commuter car crashes this morning as motorists warned of foggy conditions
Published 12/04/2016 | 08:22
Motorists have been warned of foggy conditions nationwide this morning.
AA Roadwatch have reported the fog to be "an issue" for commuters.
"Particular care needed on M50 between J3 M1 and J7 Lucan as there are reports of heavy fog on that route," they report in Dublin.
In other parts of the country, Wexford town, Kilkenny city, Waterford city and Thurles are also experiencing foggy conditions.
Meanwhile, traffic has been reduced to one lane after a crash on the N4 Sligo/Dublin eastbound at Mullingar, Co Westmeath.
Gardai are attending the scene.
In Kildare, there are reports of a crash on the N7 Limerick/ Dublin Rd northbound near J7 Kill.
And in Cork, the M8 is closed southbound between J16 Rathcormac and J17 Watergrasshill due to a collision.
Diversions are in place via J14 Fermoy North or J15 Fermoy South.
KILDARE: There are reports of a crash blocking the N7 Limerick/ Dublin Rd northbound near J7 Kill. https://t.co/EY0qAdZlYs— AA Roadwatch (@aaroadwatch) April 12, 2016
CORK/ M8/ UPDATE: Traffic is down to one lane s'bound at toll plaza before J17 Watergrasshill due to a collision. https://t.co/qvBPcgxUj8— AA Roadwatch (@aaroadwatch) April 12, 2016
Fog a problem particularly in the south-east incl Wexford Town, Waterford City, Kilkenny City & Thurles. Slow down. https://t.co/r19oH1u8F2— AA Roadwatch (@aaroadwatch) April 12, 2016