Emergency services rush to Dublin city dart station after passenger falls getting on train

DART (Stock image)
DART (Stock image)

Emergency services were called this morning after a commuter fell getting onto a train.

The incident happened at Grand Canal Dock Station when a passenger fell getting onto a train.

Emergency services were called for the person is believed to have caught their leg between the train and the platform. 

Iarnroid Eireann tweeted: "Services delayed in both directions through Grand Canal Dock: customer requires medical attention. Further update asap."

A spokesperson for Irish Rail said the person had been taken to hospital.

There are delays of up to 30 minutes on both southbound and northbound routes following the incident.

Further reports of a separate incident at Sandymount have just been reported:

More to follow