#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 10°C Thursday 22 October 2020

Trains suspended in Dublin after truck hits bridge

The collision took place at a bridge on Erne Street at around 12.30pm.

Image: Leah Farrell/Rollingnews.ie

TRAIN SERVICES HAVE been suspended between Grand Canal Dock and Pearse Street stations in Dublin after a truck hit a bridge. 

The collision took place at a bridge on Erne Street at around 12.30pm. 

Services have been suspended as Irish Rail deals with the issue, with the company saying an update will follow after the bridge is inspected.

Iarnród Éireann will also provide updates on services when they are available.

It is the third time in a number of weeks that services have been suspended in Dublin as a result of a collision.

Services were affected last Friday morning after damage was caused to a barrier at a level crossing in Dublin 4. And trains were also suspended earlier last month after a truck hit a bridge at Bath Avenue in Sandymount.

Read next:


This is YOUR comments community. Stay civil, stay constructive, stay on topic. Please familiarise yourself with our comments policy here before taking part.
write a comment

    Leave a commentcancel