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Bin Truck Fire On M50 Causes Traffic Havoc

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04:21 31 May 2018


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A bin lorry has caught fire on the M50 in Dublin causing major traffic delays.

Dublin Fire Brigade says the blaze is under control, but warns it'll take time to fully put it out.

Drivers are being urged to avoid the M50 heading Northbound around Dundrum.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Compacted rubbish is difficult to extinguish, such as the bin lorry on the <a href="https://twitter.com/M50Dublin?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@M50Dublin</a>. We&#39;re still on scene and the traffic is back down to one lane. The driver and operators of the lorry were not injured. <a href="https://twitter.com/GardaTraffic?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@GardaTraffic</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/aaroadwatch?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@aaroadwatch</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/LiveDrive?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@LiveDrive</a> <a href="https://t.co/86m6z7V6Yu">pic.twitter.com/86m6z7V6Yu</a></p>&mdash; Dublin Fire Brigade (@DubFireBrigade) <a href="https://twitter.com/DubFireBrigade/status/1002203872230821888?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">May 31, 2018</a></blockquote>
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