Truck fire on N7 inbound sparks second incident on outbound carriageway

Truck fire on N7 inbound sparks second incident on outbound carriageway

Dublin Fire Brigade have had to attend two incidents in the same location on the N7 this afternoon.

A truck went on fire earlier today on the N7 inbound and emergency services rushed to the scene to extinguish the blaze.

As they were dealing with the fire, a motorist on the opposite carriageway, heading outbound, caused a second incident.

DFB continually warn drivers about focusing on the road in front of them, and this afternoon a spokesperson said: “We’ve dealt with two incidents at the same location on the N7: Truck fire inbound, followed by a RTC outbound. Driver distracted?”