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.



More in this Section

Judgement reserved in Denis O'Brien's action over Dáil statements

Parents warned about dangerous cling film craze

Former Fine Gael TD named President of the Court of Appeal

Jury to decide if attempted-murder accused was not guilty by reason of insanity


Today's Stories

Garda cyber bureau boosted in backlog battle

Restored border will spark ‘violent consequences’

Irish Water pushing ahead with €1.3bn plan to pump Shannon water to Dublin

Councillors clear way to build 30 new homes

Lifestyle

New father’s life ‘changed forever’ after he was run over by surgeon

The biggest cancer killer will take your breath away

Hopefully she had an idea...

Power of the press: Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks discuss 'The Post'

More From The Irish Examiner