The tanker being removed from the crash site. Picture: An Garda Siochana
Emergency services attended the scene of a milk tanker crash on the M7 motorway southbound between J8 Johnstown and J9 Naas North this morning. The driver of the vehicle was not seriously harmed, according to gardaí.
Traffic was initially reduced to two lanes in each direction due to spillage from the tanker, which slowed traffic in the area.
The road was later closed southbound, with diversions in place, while the tanker was removed and road cleaned up. The motorway reopened mid-afternoon.
Emergency services at the scene of the overturned milk tanker
Subscribe or register today to discover more from DonegalLive.ie
Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.
Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.