Friday 23 August 2019

Woman dies after being struck by train, emergency services at the scene

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Independent.ie Newsdesk

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A woman has died after being struck by a train this afternoon.

The incident occurred shortly after 3pm in the vicinity of Raheny DART station.

Gardaí and emergency services are at the scene.

Afternoon and evening services are disrupted at the moment and  Irish Rail has advised customers that Dublin Bus is honouring rail tickets. 

In a statement the company said:

"Customers are advised that the disruptions are on-going and line between Howth Junction and Clontarf will be closed until further notice.

"DARTs operating between Greystones and Clontarf Rd, Dublin Bus are accepting rail tickets

"Northern Commuters operating between Howth Junction and Drogheda

"Bus transfers in operation between Dublin Connolly and Drogheda for Enterprise services."

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