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14 Aug 2022

Motorists warned of Limerick road closure following serious collision on motorway

Motorists warned of Limerick road closure following serious collision on motorway

The collision happened on the main Limerick to Adare road | File photo

MOTORISTS are being advised that a full road closure is in place on the main Limerick to Adare road following a serious road collision this Sunday evening.

Emergency services were alerted shortly before 10pm following the incident, which involved several vehicles, on the M20 close to Junction 5 (Cork).

While exact details of what happened remain unclear, it's understood understood a number of people have been seriously injured.

The road would have been busier than normal at the time due to Kerry supporters returning home following the All-Ireland football final at Croke Park on Sunday afternoon.

Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII) has confirmed a full road closure is in place on the N/M20 while gardai say traffic is being diverted via the N20 (Croom bypass).

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