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Thursday 14 December 2017

N11 briefly closed after man threatens to jump off bridge

THE N11 was briefly closed this morning after a man threatened to jump off a flyover bridge.

The incident occurred near the Loughlinstown roundabout during rush hour traffic.

 

Gardai were called to the scene where they found a man in distress.

 

A specialist garda negotiator was then called to the scene and was able to resolve the situation.

 

Gardai confirmed there were no injuries.

 

Traffic came to a halt during the incident, with both the Northbound and Southbound lanes closed.

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