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Serious Vehicle Collision On Outskirts Of Thurles

Motorists travelling the Thurles to Nenagh Road (R498), are being asked to take care, following a serious road traffic accident, earlier this afternoon.

The accident has occurred near Thurles Racecourse, and directly opposite Stakelums Racecourse Retail Park, on the outskirts of Thurles.

Gardaí together with members of Thurles Fire Brigade and two Ambulance vehicles are presently attending at the scene.

One lane of the roadway is fully blocked, on the Racecourse side, resulting in traffic being slowed down and directed by Gardaí and members of the fire brigade.

Actual details of the accident and any injuries arising, have not yet been established.


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