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Heavy delays on M50 after car goes on fire

Emergency services are at the scene.

DELAYS ARE EXPECTED on the M50 southbound after a car went on fire.

IMAG4907 Source: James Sheil

The incident happened near J14 Leopardstown, Dublin.

Emergency services, including two units of Dublin Fire Brigade, attended the scene.

m50 Source: DFB/Twitter


The AA Roadwatch said the car is now in the hard shoulder and lanes have been re-opened, but there will be heavy traffic delays in the area.

They have asked motorists to drive with “extreme care”.

No injuries have been reported.

Read: Traffic on the M50 is jammed after two crashes

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