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Friday 20 July 2018

Emergency services attend scene of two-car crash involving garda car

The incident occurred on the outbound junction of the Con Colbert Road and the South Circular Road. (Photo: Independent.ie)
The incident occurred on the outbound junction of the Con Colbert Road and the South Circular Road. (Photo: Independent.ie)
The incident occurred on the outbound junction of the Con Colbert Road and the South Circular Road. (Photo: Independent.ie)
Denise Calnan

Denise Calnan

Commuters in Dublin experienced delays this morning following a two-car crash involving a garda car.

The incident occurred on the outbound junction of the Con Colbert Road and the South Circular Road.

It is understood the two vehicles were travelling outbound when the crash occurred on the junction shortly after 5am.

A silver-coloured Jeep-type vehicle and garda patrol car, both with damage to the front of their vehicles, were pictured at the scene.

The incident occurred on the outbound junction of the Con Colbert Road and the South Circular Road. (Photo: Independent.ie)
The incident occurred on the outbound junction of the Con Colbert Road and the South Circular Road. (Photo: Independent.ie)

Emergency services including gardaí, ambulance services and Dublin Fire Brigade crews attended the scene.

They also dealt with a fuel spill at the scene.

It is not yet known if anybody suffered injuries in the incident.

Gardaí initially diverted outbound traffic from St John's Road West to the South Circular Road - but the crash and spill has now been cleared.

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