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Dart delayed on northbound and southbound routes after truck hits bridge

Images show a loaded truck stopped at the bridge next to Grand Canal Dock station.
Sep 26th 2017, 9:48 AM 28,880 33

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THERE ARE DELAYS on all northbound and southbound Dart services after a loaded truck hit a rail bridge at Grand Canal Dock.

Irish Rail confirmed that services were delayed by up to 20 minutes following the incident, which occurred on Barrow Street close to the entrance to Grand Canal Dock station.

Images show a loaded truck stopped at a bridge right next to the station.

DKosw19X0AADG0d Source: Robert Purcell via Twitter

From the rear it appears that the truck was too high for it to pass under the bridge.

Irish Rail confirmed that services were delayed for up to 20 minutes due to the incident.

“There is up to 20 mins of delays to North and Southbound DART due to a truck hitting a bridge at Grand Canal Dock,” the rail service said.

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