Two separate crashes at same junction southbound on the M50
Two separate collisions on the M50 this evening has resulted in major delays.
Incident closed: Collision on M50 J06 - BLANCHARDSTOWN (South) Lanes affected: Lane 2, Lane 3, Central Median https://t.co/5jDVe8bqPq— TII Traffic (@NRATraffic) February 12, 2016
Dublin: Collision on M50 Sthbnd before jctn 6, Blanchardstown. Emergency Services at scene. Innermost lane in operation. Other lanes closed— An Garda Síochána (@GardaTraffic) February 12, 2016
Two collisions on M50 Southbound at J6.First collision moved to hard shoulder. Second collision blocking Lane 1,2,3 and central median.— TII Traffic (@NRATraffic) February 12, 2016
DUB: Traffic is down to one lane on the M50 southbound due to a multi-vehicle crash. https://t.co/xIOpAblVS1— AA Roadwatch (@aaroadwatch) February 12, 2016
NRA say that the vehicles involved have been moved to the hard shoulder
UPDATE:Collision on M50 J06 - BLANCHARDSTOWN (South) All vehicles moved to hard shoulder https://t.co/5jDVe8bqPq— TII Traffic (@NRATraffic) February 12, 2016
However, there are reports that traffic is already backed up to Junction 5 and Live Drive have been advising motorists to divert.
M50: Only the auxilary lane is open southbound at J6 Blanchardstown. Traffic almost back to J5 Finglas. Please avoid via N2, Church Rd, N3— Live Drive (@LiveDrive) February 12, 2016
There are no reports as yet of injuries.
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