Man Arrested After Car Chase On M50 In Dublin


A man has been arrested following a car chase on the M50 in Dublin after failing to stop for gardai and colliding with a number of garda cars.

The incident began just after 10pm last night at Rossfield Avenue in Tallaght.

Gardaí say the man has been arrested for suspected endangerment and a number of road traffic offences

At 10.20 last night, the car failed to stop at a patrol, and then collided with a number of garda cars before leaving the scene in Tallaght at high speed.

Following a pursuit involving the Air Support Unit, the two occupants of the car were arrested on the M50.

The driver of the car, a man in his late 20s, is currently detained at Tallaght Garda Station where he can be held for up to 24 hours.

A female passenger in her 30s is also being questioned. The car was found to have been fitted with false registration plates and has been seized.