Thursday 22 March 2018

Truck carrying hay jack-knifed at dangerous bend on busy commuter route

Kildare/ Milltown Rd (R415) Credit: Google Maps
Kildare/ Milltown Rd (R415) Credit: Google Maps
Louise Kelly

Louise Kelly

An arctic truck carrying hay has jack-knifed at the corner of a busy commuter road this evening.

Gardai were called to the scene of the incident on the Kildare/ Milltown Rd (R415) at around 4pm.

Traffic is currently being directed around the scene near Fatherr Moore's Well.

It is understood that the road is to be closed soon to allow for the trcuk to be recovered.

Commuters have been advised to avoid the route is at all possible as the truck is stuck on a dangerous bend.

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