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22/10/2021

Traffic alert: M7 motorway closed after Newbridge as emergency services at scene of accident

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Traffic alert: M7 motorway closed after Newbridge as emergency services at scene of accident

The M7 motorway is closed westbound between Junction 12 Newbridge and Junction 13 Kildare town after a collision this lunchtime. Emergency services are at the scene.

There are heavy delays, with traffic reportedly building on the motorway back towards Naas.

UPDATE: One lane of the motorway has reopened and traffic is now clearing.

UPDATE: Woman, 40s, dies after being struck by truck on motorway between Newbridge and Kildare town

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