Emergency services attend car crash near Limerick tunnel

REPORTED OVERTURNED CAR CAUSES '4KM QUEUE'

Fintan Walsh

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Fintan Walsh

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Emergency services attend car crash near Limerick tunnel

Scene of car crash Picture: Limerick Fire Service

EMERGENCY services attended a single vehicle collision in Limerick city this Tuesday afternoon. 

At 5.07pm, emergency services were alerted to the scene, in which a car reportedly overturned between the Limerick Tunnel and the toll plaza, on the N18 Galway Road southbound. 

AA Roadwatch reported that there was a 4km queue on approach to the tunnel after the incident.


Limerick Fire Service dispatched four of its city units to the scene. It is not known how many people were involved in the incident. 

The road has since reopened.