Saturday 18 November 2017

Gardaí close road after truck overturns on M50 slipway

Photo: An Garda Síochana
Photo: An Garda Síochana
Photo: An Garda Síochana
Photo: An Garda Síochana
Denise Calnan

Denise Calnan

Gardaí closed one of the capital's busiest roads this morning after a truck overturned on an M50 slipway.

Emergency services attended the scene shortly after 7am this morning.

The truck was travelling from the N7 Naas Road inbound to the M50 southbound carriage when it tipped over on its side on the slipway.

Gardaí closed the slipway to traffic as attempts were made to right the large truck.

The truck was removed from the scene and the slipway was reopened to traffic shortly after 10am.

It is understood there were no serious injuries involved.

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