Video: Incredible footage shows car in flames on the M50
A vehicle fire on the M50 this afternoon is causing delays.
UPDATE: 13.07: New information from the AA
DUB UPDATE: Emergency services have dealt with fire on M50 s/b at J14 on slip.Lanes now reopened.Heavy delays remain https://t.co/EY0qAdZlYs— AA Roadwatch (@aaroadwatch) July 2, 2016
The incident took place on the M50 southbound near Junction 15.
M50 southbound pic.twitter.com/WTYgoaMOf1— markf (@marksf35) July 2, 2016
Witnesses on social media reported seeing lots of smoke coming from the vehicle and delays starting to build because of the incident.
Official social media accounts are now also reporting the incident
Vehicle on Fire on M50 between J14 - SANDYFORD and J15 - CARRICKMINES (South) Lanes affected: Hard Shoulder, Lane 1 (02-Jul 12:30)— TII Traffic (@TIITraffic) July 2, 2016
DUB: Vehicle on fire on M50 southbound at on slip for J14 Leopardstown. Emergency services en route.Expect delays https://t.co/EY0qAdZlYs— AA Roadwatch (@aaroadwatch) July 2, 2016
There are no reports as yet of any injuries from the incident.
Credit for video to @marksf35