Fire causing traffic tailbacks on N7 in Co Kildare

A fire near Johnstown in Co Kildare is affecting motorists travelling on the N7 this morning.

Black billowing smoke can be seen coming from a premises which sells golf carts just off the J8 Johnstown exit.

Photo: @Softwash_Ire Twitter account.

Photo: @Softwash_Ire Twitter account.

There are delays in both directions and AA Roadwatch are advising motorists to take caution.

There was also a crash on the N7 today at Junction 4 Rathcoole and gardaí are on the scene.

- Digital Desk

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