16 Aug 2022

Road closure in place as emergency services deal with Kilkenny border collision

Motorists are advised to avoid the area

Emergency services at the scene of collision on Kilkenny border

A road traffic collision has taken place on the M8 Motorway between Junction 4 (Urlingford) and Junction 5 (Two Mile Borris).

The incident occurred earlier today at approximately 11.20am and emergency services immediately rushed to the scene.

It has been reported that the collision involved a car and a truck but the status of the occupants is not yet known.

A full road closure has been issued and diversions are currently in place in the area, according to the latest from Transport Infrastructure Ireland.

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