Drivers intending to use the M50 northbound have been advised to avoid if at all possible due to disruptions caused by a major road accident.
The seriousness of the incident has resulted in the J4 Ballymun being closed for the last few hours resulting in queues of traffic stretching beyond J5 near Finglas.
The accident took place around 5.30pm today and one person has been seriously injured.
— Dublin Fire Brigade (@DubFireBrigade) January 4, 2017
DUBLIN: M50 northbound has been CLOSED at J4 Ballymun between off ramp and on ramp following a serious crash. https://t.co/qvBPcgxUj8
— AA Roadwatch (@aaroadwatch) January 4, 2017
Full road closure at J4 N'bound will remain in place for next while due to serious collision. Traffic diverted off at J4. Please try avoid. pic.twitter.com/2lhr41XNEF
— M50 Dublin (@M50Dublin) January 4, 2017