Motorists urged to be cautious following early-morning collision in Limerick

David Hurley


David Hurley


Crash near Mountmellick in Laois causes traffic diversions

A stop/go system is in place on the N69 between Askeaton and Foynes

Motorists travelling on the N69 are being advised to be cautious following a collision early this morning.

Gardai are at the scene of the incident and a section of the road at Robertstown between Askeaton and Foynes has been closed.

According to AA Roadwatch, traffic is slowing both ways on approach. 

The collision is not believed to be serious and there are no reports of injuries.

The road will fully reopen once the scene of the collision is cleared.