There is heavy traffic in Dublin this lunchtime as emergency services attend a crash on the M50 Northbound and another on the M50 Southbound.
The first crash happened sometime before 12 noon but there are still traffic jams.
Emergency services rushed to the scene and reportedly witnessed the crash.
M50 Dublin tweeted: ‘Collision N’bound at J10 Ballymount blocking right lane. Emergency services are on the way.
— M50 Dublin (@M50Dublin) March 27, 2022
The second accident happened before 12:30 p.m.
Dublin Fire Brigade tweeted: ‘We are currently seeing two separate road traffic collisions on the M50 at J10 Ballymount.’
“A single lane is available both northbound and southbound, we are working to clear the carriageway. Approach delays’
We are currently witnessing two separate traffic collisions on @M50Dublin at J10 Ballymount. Only one lane is available north and south, we are working to clear the roadway. Approach delays@DCCTraffic @TIITraffi pic.twitter.com/DsUOOZSYku
— Dublin Fire Brigade (@DubFireBrigade) March 27, 2022
Drivers are encouraged to take alternate routes where possible.