Close

Follow Lovin Dublin

BREAKING: Connolly Train Station Evacuated In Security Alert After 'Suspicious' Item Found

By Sarah

April 30, 2018 at 1:51pm

Share:

Update 14.45: Connolly station is reopening and the security alert is lifted.

Connolly Station is closed due to a security alert after a "suspicious item" was found on the train tracks shortly after 12pm today, the Irish Independent reports.

The station has been cleared of all passengers and no one is being allowed in or out of the station, with all trains not stopping at the station. 

Luas trams will also not be stopping at the station as of now.

Gardai are at the scene and the Army Bomb Disposal Team is reportedly at the scene.

People were evacuated and are asked to use alternative routes in the area

A Garda statement says that the station is closed due to an "incident" in which a suspect device was found nearby 

Share:

Join the Lovin Dublin Newsletter

* indicates required

Interests

Marketing Permissions

Please select all the ways you would like to hear from Lovin Media Group:

You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking the link in the footer of our emails. For information about our privacy practices, please visit our website.

We use Mailchimp as our marketing platform. By clicking below to subscribe, you acknowledge that your information will be transferred to Mailchimp for processing. Learn more about Mailchimp's privacy practices here.