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Sunday 18 March 2018

Shocking footage shows youth clinging to side of moving Luas

Luas (stock image)
Luas (stock image)

Ryan O'Rourke

Distressing footage has emerged of a youth clinging to the outside a moving LUAS.

The footage which  was captured from inside the LUAS by a passenger shows a young male clinging to the outside of the moving carriage.

This is not the first time that the dangerous practise has been caught on camera.

Known as 'scutting' it involves hanging out of the back of a moving vehicle.

The LUAS can travel at speeds of up to 70kmph.

"We are aware of the footage and it is currently under investigation. All the relevant authorities have been informed. Actions such as this are very dangerous," a spokesperson for Luas told

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