Irish Rail forced to close line following 'incident' on track
Irish Rail has suspended services on the Bray to Lansdowne Road line in Dublin due to an incident.
In a tweet this evening, a spokesperson said: "Services suspended Bray to Lansdowne Road due to a trespasser on the line near Sandycove. "
A garda spokeswoman confirmed gardai are currently at the scene and are dealing with the issue.
Customers on a train at Sandycove had to be removed earlier.
Dublin Bus are honouring all rail tickets while the line remains closed.
DART services are operating Howth/Malahide to Lansdowne Road only at the request of Gardai. Dublin Bus are honouring rail tickets— Iarnród Éireann (@IrishRail) October 21, 2017
Update: Services suspended Bray to Lansdowne Road due to a trespasser on the line near Sandycove. Dublin Bus are honouring tickets— Iarnród Éireann (@IrishRail) October 21, 2017
If you are affected by any of the issues raised in this article you can contact Pieta House on 1800 247 247 or the Samaritans on 116 123 (ROI)