Delays were experienced at Lansdowne Road
Swans caused delays on a DART line in Dublin this evening.
Irish Rail tweeted that a number of swans on the track were causing delays at Lansdowne Road.
Delays to services through Lansdowne Rd. Station due to a cygnet fault #Swansontheline The neck of them! Staff trying to remove.— Iarnród Éireann (@IrishRail) December 8, 2016
Some users criticised the service's lack of action, with one passenger suggesting irish Rail "run over" the animals.
Irish Rail responded accordingly: