The scene on the M50 near Shankill northbound where a crash occured this morning. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

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An initial crash occurred near Junction 6 of the M50 at Blanchardstown at about 5.30pm as traffic was at its peak level. Both lanes of the motorway were shut down as emergency services scrambled to the scene causing what was described as “huge delays”.

Gardaí have said the M50 northbound has now reopened to traffic following a multi-vehicle collision at the height of rush hour. An initial crash occur(...)

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