Thursday 24 May 2018

Dramatic image shows lucky escape as 40-foot truck overturns during rush hour

Cian Murray

The Dublin Fire Brigade has released a dramatic image of a truck overturned on the M50 during rush hour yesterday.

The incident happened at around 5:45pm at the M50 slip road onto the M1.

The Dublin Fire Brigade, An Garda Síochana and the ambulance service all attended the scene.

Several lanes had to be closed off.

The 40-foot vehicle was righted by 6:20pm and the road reopened shortly after.

There were no other vehicles involved and the driver is not believed to be injured.

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