Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Advertisement

Pictures: Man charged after car chase that ended near Croke Park as thousands filed out from Rolling Stones

The man in his 20s was due to appear in court this morning.

GARDA 53_90545251 The scene in Phibsborough last night Source: Sam Boal/Rollingnews.ie

Updated 4pm

A MAN HAS been charged after a car chase in Dublin that finished near Croke Park as thousands of concert goers were coming out after a Rolling Stones concert.

The chase ended at about 11 pm on Botanic Avenue near Drumcondra with gardaí saying that a number of other vehicles were damaged in the incident.

The Rolling Stones concert in nearby Croke Park finished at about 10.30 pm last night, meaning that the roads surrounding the stadium were filled with people.

GARDA 275_90545254 Source: RollingNews.ie

GARDA 260_90545255 Source: RollingNews.ie

Making a difference

A mix of advertising and supporting contributions helps keep paywalls away from valuable information like this article.

Over 5,000 readers like you have already stepped up and support us with a monthly payment or a once-off donation.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can make sure we can keep reliable, meaningful news open to everyone regardless of their ability to pay.

GARDA 370_90545253 Source: Sam Boal/RollingNews.ie

One eyewitness told TheJournal.ie that they had seen a vehicle driving recklessly on Drumcondra Road with gardaí in pursuit.

Gardaí said that a man in his mid 20s has been charged with reckless driving. He was due to appear in court this morning.

Comments are closed as legal proceedings are ongoing

About the author:

Rónán Duffy

Read next:

COMMENTS