Three hospitalised as ambulance smashes into wall in Rathfarnham
Three people were taken to hospital following a traffic accident in Rathfarnham earlier this morning.
An ambulance crashed into a wall in Rathfarnham just before 9am.
One other vehicle was involved in the accident.
The incident occurred on Butterfield Avenue, near where the Rathfarnham garda station is located.
According to a garda spokesperson, three people were taken to hospital as a precautionary measure.
The Dublin Fire Brigade confirmed that two paramedics and the driver of the car involved were hospitalised
The ambulance was not carrying a patient and none of the injuries suffered were major.
Both the Dublin Fire Brigade and gardai have launched investigations into the traffic incident.