Luas line back open after tram hits man

The man sufferd minor injuries. 
Luas line back open after tram hits man

Emergency services attend an incident on the green Luas line on the Ballyogan Road in south Dublin. Picture: Damien Storan.

Luas trams are back on track after stopping on the Green line in Dublin after a city-bound tram hit a pedestrian.

It is understood the man in his 40s suffered minor injuries.

He was taken to St. Vincent's Hospital. 

The incident happened just after 6pm near Ballyogan. 

Firefighters with specialist rescue gear and paramedics came to the scene.

Luas operator Transdev said there is a replacement bus running between affected stops from Bride's Glen to Sandyford.

Trams were stopped for nearly three hours but the line is now back running with delays.

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