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Monday 19 August 2019

Two men hospitalised after 'altercation' on Luas

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Denise Calnan

Denise Calnan

Two men were hospitalised on Saturday following an altercation on the Luas.

Gardaí attended the serious assault which occurred at Mayor Street, Dublin at approximately 6.15pm.

One of the men, aged in his twenties, received serious head injuries in the assault and was taken to the Mater Hospital.

The second man, also aged in his twenties, received serious injuries and was taken to St James hospital.

Both sets of injuries have been described as non life-threatening.

The scene was preserved for a short time but the Luas service has since been restored and is operating normally.

Investigations are ongoing.

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