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# n7 - Monday 21 September, 2020

Man dies and another man has life-threatening injuries after collision on N7 in Dublin

One of the vehicles came to the attention of gardaí prior to the incident so the matter has been referred to GSOC.

# n7 - Saturday 31 August, 2019

Motorist arrested after being caught driving 173km/h in 80km/h zone

The motorist was driving through an area of road works on the N7 when caught by gardaí.

# n7 - Sunday 18 August, 2019

Five people taken to hospital after collision between car and campervan on M1

Their injuries are believed to be minor.

# n7 - Thursday 30 May, 2019

Two lanes on N7 re-open after serious collision between bus and truck

Gardaí said they were assisting people with non life-threatening injuries.

# n7 - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

Very heavy traffic on N7 in both directions after truck overturns

It’s taking about an hour to get through the congestion.

# n7 - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

Motorists warned to be cautious of smoke as car goes on fire on Dublin's N7

The fire has caused traffic delays, according to AA Roadwatch.

# n7 - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Construction workers had to live in terrible conditions, court hears

20 workers allege they were underpaid while working for Portuguese companies hired to build a section of the N7.

# n7 - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

Gardaí appeal for footage of car involved in serious collision after burglary

Three teenagers were arrested and one person hospitalised after the crash last month.

# n7 - Friday 29 December, 2017

16-year-old due in court after crash on N7 following Athy burglary

Three teenagers were arrested following the crash and another was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

# n7 - Thursday 28 December, 2017

Three teenagers arrested and one person hospitalised after crash on N7

The incident follows a report of a burglary in Athy this afternoon, which was interrupted by the homeowners.

# n7 - Monday 20 November, 2017

There are major tailbacks on the way in to Dublin on the N7 this morning

There are also knock on delays in the surrounding areas.

# n7 - Sunday 15 October, 2017

Man killed after being hit by SUV on the Naas Road N7

Man killed after being hit by SUV on the Naas Road

The road is currently closed to facilitate an examination.

# n7 - Friday 28 April, 2017

Overturned car on N7 cleared after causing severe traffic delays

Drivers are being warned to be extra cautious if driving this weekend.

# n7 - Monday 24 April, 2017

Traffic back to normal after truck catches fire on Naas Road

There was heavy smoke in the area earlier and traffic restrictions put in place.

# n7 - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

Driver caught doing 216km/hour in 100km zone N7

Driver caught doing 216km/hour in 100km zone

The driver was arrested and the car seized as it had no insurance.

# n7 - Sunday 31 January, 2016

Appeal for information after man in his 20s killed in 3am crash near Newlands Cross

The man was hit by a car on the Naas Road.

# n7 - Thursday 22 January, 2015

"It could have been much worse": Seven treated in hospital, after packed coach crashes on N7

The coach, which had 47 people on board, veered onto the hard shoulder and crashed into a barrier near Kill.

# n7 - Thursday 20 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge 8 ways the Newland's Cross flyover is changing lives Blessed

8 ways the Newland's Cross flyover is changing lives

We’re on the road to… EVERYWHERE.

# n7 - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge Timelapse video of the construction of the wondrous Newlands Cross flyover N7

Timelapse video of the construction of the wondrous Newlands Cross flyover

It opens tomorrow. Can’t come soon enough.

# n7 - Friday 8 August, 2014

# n7 - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

'Shocking' racist messages to be removed immediately from N7

The symbol used in the graffiti is the same as one seen painted with similar messages in Dublin city earlier this year.

# n7 - Friday 25 April, 2014

Serious collision between a van and motorbike on N7 Dublin-Limerick road

A section of the southbound lane had been completely closed but has now been reopened.

# n7 - Thursday 24 October, 2013

64-year-old man killed crossing Dublin road

The female occupant of the car involved was uninjured.

# n7 - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

€282m road deal to create 1,000 jobs and a Newlands Cross flyover

Works are expected to start in May.

# n7 - Friday 4 January, 2013

Man in his 70s dies in Limerick road accident

The man was killed when a car collided with a 4×4 on the N7 just outside Limerick city.

# n7 - Saturday 29 December, 2012

Over 1,100 delays/collisions on Irish roads in 2012 - AA Roadwatch

At 374 incidents, Dublin experienced nearly four times as many delays as anywhere else.

# n7 - Friday 4 May, 2012

IF YOU’RE CAUGHT in slow-moving traffic on the N7 around Portlaoise this morning, this is why. A truck has jackknifed across the entire road southbound, shedding its load. As Pat Phelan’s photo shows, people caught in the traffic behind are doing their best to clear the way for vehicles to pass through.

# n7 - Thursday 19 May, 2011

Third day of the royal visit brings the Queen to Kildare, but there'll be one thing missing

Queen Elizabeth II will travel to the Irish National Stud today, which will be missing one of its star attractions. The stallion Verglas, which was due to be showcased to the Queen, died on Tuesday following an accident.