TRAFFIC: N7 shut in one direction after serious collision

Senan Hogan

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Senan Hogan

TRAFFIC: N7 shut in one direction after serious collision

UPDATE AT 8.45AM

AA Roadwatch said the N7 westbound has reopened between Newlands Cross and J2 Kingswood following a serious collision last night.


A serious collision on the N7 westbound near Kingswood has caused a full closure of the route.

The major incident happened between midnight and 1am.

Motorists are being diverted through Clondalkin before re-joining the N7.

One witness reported seeing several ambulances, fire engines and Garda cars.

AA Roadwatch said: 

"The N7 westbound is closed between Newlands Cross and J2 Kingswood following a serious collision."

Gardai said: 

"The outbound / westbound lanes of the N7 (Naas Road) are currently closed to traffic from Newlands Cross to Junction Kingswood  following a serious collision. Diversions are in place."