Driver taken to hospital after vehicle overturns on busy Kilkenny commuter road

Gardai say the cause of the accident is unknown

Darren Hassett


Darren Hassett


Breaking: Overturned vehicle on busy Kilkenny commuter road

Delays expected

Gardaí attended the scene of an accident where a vehicle overturned on the M9 Dublin/Waterford Rd Northbound between J10 Knocktopher and J11 Mullinavat yesterday evening at around 6pm.

The Northbound carriageway was closed for a period at J11 Mullinavat - which caused delays for motorists - as gardaí dealt with the accident.

It reopened shortly before 8pm. 

The driver of the vehicle - who was the sole occupant - was taken to St Luke's General Hospital in Kilkenny as a precaution.