Dublin Port Tunnel re-opens after truck reportedly catches fire

Knock-on delays were expected on both the M1 and the M50

Dublin Port Tunnel re-opens after truck reportedly catches fire

Dublin Port Tunnel. Image: Sam Boal/RollingNews

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Gardaí say the Dublin Port Tunnel has re-opened after an earlier incident.

Emergency services attended the scene of an accident in the tunnel after a truck reportedly caught fire.

Dublin Fire Brigade say one patient was treated at the scene.

A tow truck was also brought on scene to remove the damaged vehicle.

The tunnel was closed to traffic in both directions for a time, but has since re-opened. 

 

Additional reporting: Jack Quann