Person dies after being hit by Dublin train

A person has died after being hit by a train in Dublin.

It happened in Raheny just after 2.30pm this afternoon.

There is major disruption to rail services as a result, and Dublin Bus is accepting valid train tickets for now.

DART services are operating between Greystones and Clontarf Rd, Dublin Bus are accepting rail tickets.

Northern Commuters are operating between Howth Junction and Drogheda.

Irish Rail has advised customers to get a Dublin Bus service to Howth Junction or Malahide and connect in with its Northern Commuter services.

Bus transfers are in operation between Dublin Connolly and Drogheda for Enterprise services.

Services are operating between Grand Canal Dock/Newbridge.


More in this Section

Tragedy as second man killed in tree-cutting incident in a week

14-year-old girl missing in Dublin

Man charged over hijacking bus

Business leaders and bishop speak out against bombing of Derry courthouse


Lifestyle

The more you spend on entertaining a small child, the less likely they are to enjoy it

Untying the Knot: How to divorce with love

Appliance of science: Why does my voice sound so different when recorded?

Let’s hear it for the girls: New book celebrate Cork's Scoil Mhuire

More From The Irish Examiner