Gardaí investigate attack on speed camera van in Donegal

A speed camera van has been attacked and set alight in Co Donegal.

The attack happened shortly after 3am this morning on the main road between Carndonagh and Quigley's Point in Inishowen.

One person was in the van at the time but they escaped injury.

Gardaí are examining the van and have launched a full investigation.

It is the latest in a series of similar attacks on speed vans around the country, the most recent took place last month near Gorey in Co Wexford.

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