Man, 60s, in critical condition after being hit by Luas

Man, 60s, in critical condition after being hit by Luas

A man has been critically injured after being hit by a Luas tram in Dublin.

It happened on the Ballyogan Road in Carrickmines in the early hours of this morning.

The man, in his 60s, been taken to St Vincent's Hospital where he is in a critical condition.

The Ballyogan Wood stop on the Green Line was closed earlier closed for a technical examination by gardaí but has since re-opened.

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