Update: Five car pile up on N10

FURTHER updates on the crash outside Kilkenny City earlier this morning - a five car pile up on the N10 at Grovine on the Waterford Road.

FURTHER updates on the crash outside Kilkenny City earlier this morning - a five car pile up on the N10 at Grovine on the Waterford Road.

It is understood there was thick fog at the time, and one of the cars caught fire.

A fleet of ambulances ferried the injured to St Luke’s General Hospital, Kilkenny, where staff implemented the serious accident plan.

A number of fire tenders are at the scene and the road is closed.

There are unconfirmed reports of a fatality.