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Traffic woes for commuters as M50 slip road closed due to overturned truck

The HGV which overturned on the M50 northbound slip road (Pic: Independent.ie/Damien Eagers)
The HGV which overturned on the M50 northbound slip road (Pic: Independent.ie/Damien Eagers)

Emergency services have rushed to the scene after a truck overturned on the M50 motorway.

UPDATE (15:32)


The incident occurred shortly before 12.30pm on the slip road of the N2 North Road inbound. 

As a result of the overturned truck, the slip road leading on to the M50 northbound at Junction 5 Finglas has been closed.

At least one man was taken away from the scene in a stretcher by paramedics.

Traffic is now being diverted via the North Road.

Gardai have advised motorists to exercise caution when travelling close to the scene of the crash.

Via Independent.ie