8 People Hurt After Luas Derails In Dublin


It’s reported that 8 people have been hurt after a bus hit a luas, derailing it in the city centre this morning.

It happened shortly after 7am. The early morning accident happened at corner of Queen Street and Benburb Street – when a bus and luas tram collided.

The Independent.ie is reporting that up to eight people have been hurt in the incident.

Emergency services are at the scene at the moment and the road has been closed with diversions in place.

It’s expected the take three hours at least before the scene is cleared.

Luas has tweeted to say that as a result trams are only going to Blackhorse, from Tallaght/Saggart but that all tickets are being accepted by Dublin Bus.