A woman is in a serious condition in hospital following a two-vehicle collision in Dublin last night.
The incident happened at the Strawberry Beds near Lucan at 10.30pm.
The female driver of one car, aged in her mid 20s, was taken to Connolly Hospital in Blanchardstown with serious injuries.
The male driver of the second car was also treated in hospital but his injuries are said to be minor.
Gardai closed the road pending a technical examination by crash investigators this morning.
AA Roadwatch have said the Strawberry Beds road is closed between Lucan Village and the R121 junction due to a collision.
Diversions are in place.