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#Traffic

# traffic - Saturday 27 August, 2016

Man injured after footbridge collapse over UK motorway
# Kent
# Kent

Man injured after footbridge collapse over UK motorway

Aug 27th 2016, 2:24 PM 22,522 Views 17 Comments

Police said it is believed a lorry collided with the pedestrian bridge.

# traffic - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

Manchester police apologise after tweeting picture of men dressed in Nazi SS uniforms
# Reenactment
# Reenactment

Manchester police apologise after tweeting picture of men dressed in Nazi SS uniforms

Aug 9th 2016, 8:04 AM 16,255 Views 66 Comments

GMP said that the tweet was “unacceptable”.

# traffic - Saturday 30 July, 2016

Severe delays following collision between truck and multiple cars on M50
# Crash
# Crash

Severe delays following collision between truck and multiple cars on M50

Jul 30th 2016, 1:16 PM 45,846 Views 39 Comments

Traffic is down to two lanes and the incident is understood to be causing severe delays to traffic.

Everything you need to know about those major traffic changes in Dublin
# Weekend Warning
# Weekend Warning

Everything you need to know about those major traffic changes in Dublin

Jul 30th 2016, 7:00 AM 22,570 Views 14 Comments

The quays will be closed as the latest major phase of Luas works takes place.

# traffic - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Motorists take note - there'll be major disruption in Dublin this weekend
# Quays Closed
# Quays Closed

Motorists take note - there'll be major disruption in Dublin this weekend

Jul 27th 2016, 8:32 AM 37,542 Views 23 Comments

The latest major phase of the Luas Cross City works takes place between Friday and Tuesday.

# traffic - Monday 25 July, 2016

Delays begin to ease at Dover as port chief says he is 'ashamed' about tailbacks
# Gridlock
# Gridlock

Delays begin to ease at Dover as port chief says he is 'ashamed' about tailbacks

Jul 25th 2016, 12:02 PM 24,354 Views 23 Comments

Holidaymakers were stuck for over 15 hours in their cars at the port of Dover yesterday due to heightened entry checks by French border police.

# traffic - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

Traffic gridlock in Dublin on hottest day as Port Tunnel closes and bus breaks down
# Bumper To Bumper
# Bumper To Bumper

Traffic gridlock in Dublin on hottest day as Port Tunnel closes and bus breaks down

Jul 19th 2016, 7:27 PM 29,969 Views 33 Comments

One side of the tunnel has reopened as delays of up to an hour were reported.

# traffic - Monday 11 July, 2016

Major anti-drinking driving blitz launched as road deaths jump 15% in a year
# Road Safety
# Road Safety

Major anti-drinking driving blitz launched as road deaths jump 15% in a year

Jul 11th 2016, 8:01 AM 19,492 Views 55 Comments

A total of 87 people have died on the roads so far this year, 10 more than in 2015.

# traffic - Friday 8 July, 2016

Are you an eFlow customer? A dispute means that soon your tag won't work at 3 toll booths
# Toll Booths
# Toll Booths

Are you an eFlow customer? A dispute means that soon your tag won't work at 3 toll booths

Jul 8th 2016, 11:12 AM 41,683 Views 18 Comments

It is thought about 80,000 customers will be affected by the dispute.

# traffic - Saturday 2 July, 2016

Heavy delays on M50 after car goes on fire
# Leopardstown
# Leopardstown

Heavy delays on M50 after car goes on fire

Jul 2nd 2016, 12:57 PM 35,146 Views 40 Comments

Emergency services are at the scene.

"We want our village back": Phibsborough calls for change after decades of neglect
# New Views
# New Views

"We want our village back": Phibsborough calls for change after decades of neglect

Jul 2nd 2016, 8:30 AM 23,695 Views 46 Comments

A project called Reimagining Phibsborough is trying to bring about change.

# traffic - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

Traffic on the M50 is jammed after two crashes
# M50 Car Park
# M50 Car Park

Traffic on the M50 is jammed after two crashes

Jun 29th 2016, 2:54 PM 35,352 Views 28 Comments

The crashes have been cleared, but traffic remains heavy.

# traffic - Friday 10 June, 2016

69-year-old killed after his motorcycle hit a pole
# Laois
# Laois

69-year-old killed after his motorcycle hit a pole

Jun 10th 2016, 4:00 PM 12,757 Views 4 Comments

No one else was injured in the collision.

# traffic - Sunday 22 May, 2016

Dublin Fire Brigade have had a busy day dealing with weather-related road accidents
# Workin' Hard
# Workin' Hard

Dublin Fire Brigade have had a busy day dealing with weather-related road accidents

May 22nd 2016, 7:22 PM 56,260 Views 34 Comments

Difficult weather conditions have seen multiple accidents happening just outside the city.

# traffic - Monday 9 May, 2016

Two-car crash on Luas red line causes rush hour delays in Dublin
# Naas Road
# Naas Road

Two-car crash on Luas red line causes rush hour delays in Dublin

May 9th 2016, 8:02 PM 33,066 Views 17 Comments

A number of people were hospitalised after the collision.

# traffic - Monday 4 April, 2016

Port Tunnel closed as truck catches fire
# Closed
# Closed

Port Tunnel closed as truck catches fire

Apr 4th 2016, 7:07 PM 20,037 Views 18 Comments

The closure is affecting traffic around Dublin.

# traffic - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

Getting rid of traffic lights would get you to work much quicker
# Red Light Spells Danger
# Red Light Spells Danger

Getting rid of traffic lights would get you to work much quicker

Mar 22nd 2016, 6:04 AM 13,930 Views 36 Comments

But only if motoring technology advances.

# traffic - Monday 21 March, 2016

Commuting liveblog: Flights cancelled due to France strike and an overturned truck on the N7
Live Mar 21st 2016, 8:45 AM

Commuting liveblog: Flights cancelled due to France strike and an overturned truck on the N7

# traffic - Friday 11 March, 2016

Man in his 30s found dead in his car by passing motorist
# Limerick
# Limerick

Man in his 30s found dead in his car by passing motorist

Mar 11th 2016, 1:51 PM 46,143 Views 1 Comment

The road was closed but has since reopened.

# traffic - Monday 7 March, 2016

Commuting liveblog: Crash on M7 Kildare leaves traffic bound for Dublin at a crawl
Live Mar 7th 2016, 7:04 AM

Commuting liveblog: Crash on M7 Kildare leaves traffic bound for Dublin at a crawl

# traffic - Thursday 3 March, 2016

Commuting liveblog: Vehicle on fire on Dublin-Waterford Road
Live Mar 3rd 2016, 8:55 AM

Commuting liveblog: Vehicle on fire on Dublin-Waterford Road

# traffic - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

Commuting liveblog: Trees down and debris reported on the M50
Live Mar 2nd 2016, 9:05 AM

Commuting liveblog: Trees down and debris reported on the M50

# traffic - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

Two women hospitalised after Kildare crash
# Emergency Services
# Emergency Services

Two women hospitalised after Kildare crash

Mar 1st 2016, 6:16 PM 27,282 Views 2 Comments

Emergency services also dealt with a crash in Finglas.

# traffic - Friday 26 February, 2016

Chaos in Cardiff after loose dogs cause three-car crash
# Cardiff
# Cardiff

Chaos in Cardiff after loose dogs cause three-car crash

Feb 26th 2016, 10:44 AM 14,718 Views 38 Comments

One of the dogs was killed.

Commuting liveblog: Dart delays and two vehicles on fire
Live Feb 26th 2016, 9:15 AM

Commuting liveblog: Dart delays and two vehicles on fire

# traffic - Thursday 18 February, 2016

Three trucks crashed on the M50 and a car was caught in the middle

Three trucks crashed on the M50 and a car was caught in the middle

Feb 18th 2016, 1:41 PM 46,965 Views 56 Comments

A second collision is now causing more delays.

# traffic - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

Boy hit by truck while walking to school
# Ongar
# Ongar

Boy hit by truck while walking to school

Feb 16th 2016, 1:55 PM 33,933 Views 22 Comments

He was taken to Temple Street Children’s Hospital, where his condition is unknown.

# traffic - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

Commuting liveblog: Crashes, 'treacherous conditions', and election candidates on some roads
Live Feb 10th 2016, 8:13 AM

Commuting liveblog: Crashes, 'treacherous conditions', and election candidates on some roads

# traffic - Monday 8 February, 2016

There's a 60km oil spill in Limerick
# Abbeyfeale
# Abbeyfeale

There's a 60km oil spill in Limerick

Feb 8th 2016, 1:16 PM 26,875 Views 20 Comments

Drivers have been asked to exercise caution in the area.

Commuting liveblog: Bus delays and fallen trees as Storm Imogen hits Ireland
Live Feb 8th 2016, 9:00 AM

Commuting liveblog: Bus delays and fallen trees as Storm Imogen hits Ireland

# traffic - Saturday 6 February, 2016

Overturned vehicle blocking traffic on the M50
# Lanes Blocked
# Lanes Blocked

Overturned vehicle blocking traffic on the M50

Feb 6th 2016, 1:38 PM 45,805 Views 11 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade is responding to the incident.

# traffic - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Commuting liveblog: Breakdowns, delays and wet roads
Live Feb 4th 2016, 7:00 AM

Commuting liveblog: Breakdowns, delays and wet roads

# traffic - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

Commuting liveblog: Heavy traffic, breezy weather and wet roads
Live Feb 3rd 2016, 7:00 AM

Commuting liveblog: Heavy traffic, breezy weather and wet roads

# traffic - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

Commuting liveblog: Heavy traffic, collisions and ongoing Luas works
Live Feb 2nd 2016, 6:57 AM

Commuting liveblog: Heavy traffic, collisions and ongoing Luas works

# traffic - Monday 1 February, 2016

Commuting liveblog: Strong winds, diversions and M50 delays
Live Feb 1st 2016, 7:01 AM

Commuting liveblog: Strong winds, diversions and M50 delays

# traffic - Friday 29 January, 2016

Commuting liveblog: Storm winds, fallen trees and cancelled ferries
Live Jan 29th 2016, 7:01 AM

Commuting liveblog: Storm winds, fallen trees and cancelled ferries

# traffic - Thursday 28 January, 2016

Commuting liveblog: Flooding, closed roads and high winds
Live Jan 28th 2016, 7:01 AM

Commuting liveblog: Flooding, closed roads and high winds

# traffic - Friday 22 January, 2016

Commuting liveblog: Crashes, breakdowns and heavy traffic - here's how the morning commute is looking
Live Jan 22nd 2016, 8:36 AM

Commuting liveblog: Crashes, breakdowns and heavy traffic - here's how the morning commute is looking

# traffic - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Commuting liveblog: Several crashes as wet roads reported across the country
Live Jan 21st 2016, 8:30 AM

Commuting liveblog: Several crashes as wet roads reported across the country

# traffic - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

Commuting liveblog: Fog, crashes and train delays - here's how the morning commute is looking
Live Jan 19th 2016, 8:03 AM

Commuting liveblog: Fog, crashes and train delays - here's how the morning commute is looking