Areas of Cabra in Dublin experience flash flooding following heavy rain

Some houses and vehicles were damaged after torrential rain in the area

cabra, dublin, north, heavy, rain

Image: RollingNews.ie

Parts of Cabra in north Dublin have been flooded today as a result of heavy rain.

It followed torrential downpours in the area which began at around lunchtime.

Some houses and vehicles are reported to have been damaged.

Met Éireann had issued yellow warning for rain earlier today, for Connacht, much of the midlands, Dublin, and north Munster. The warning has now been lifted.

Fianna Fáil's area representative for Dublin Central, Mary Fitzpatrick, says she believes around 100 homes were affected in the Cabra area: