Four hospitalised after car overturns during rush-hour Dublin crash
The Luas Red Line was stopped this evening and there were major traffic disruptions in Dublin following a two-car collision.
One car overturned and four people were brought to hospital following the crash on the Kylemore Road, in Bluebell.
Delays on the Red Line heading into the City Centre due 2 a non Luas related incident. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.— Luas (@Luas) May 9, 2016
A emergency services worker explained that they were called to the scene of the collision shortly after 5pm.
Two fire engines, a specialised heavy rescue vehicle, four ambulances, a District Officer and gardaí attended the scene.
RTA on Naas Rd inbound at Kylemore Rd junction. @DubFireBrigade at the scene. Expect major delays.— Traffic Mgmt. Centre (@DCCTraffic) May 9, 2016
The condition of those involved in the accident is not known but their injuries are not believed to be life-threatneing.
The Luas red line was stopped for a period of time while emergency workers dealt with the accident.
The scene of the incident has since been cleared.
Dublin : Update - Collision at Naas Rd/Kylemore Rd Junction. Collision now cleared. All roads now open.— An Garda Síochána (@GardaTraffic) May 9, 2016