Village traffic brought to a standstill as accident causes car to tumble over

By William O'Connor

EMERGENCY services were called in on Wednesday night following an traffic accident in Tallaght village which resulted in a car turning over.

It is understood a vehicle coming from the Tallaght bypass collided with two cars that were waiting at the traffic lights and on the opposite side of the road.

Tallaght Village accident


Two units of the fire brigade service attended the scene, along with an ambulance. The driver of the turned-over car was taken to Tallaght Hospital.

Traffic going into the village was diverted by Gardaí away from the road leading from the village towards the bypass.

Road conditions in the area were bad due to the heavy rain falls on Wednesday.

Torrential rain conditions made driving difficult and are thought to be a contributory factor in the accident.


Latest knife-point attack in
Tallaght brings total to 18 in last
three months>>> Click HERE
Bawnogue Shops armed robbery resized
Armed thugs terrorise businesses
and sales staff in shopping
centre>>> Click HERE
Ballyfermot health centre 1
Makeover for former health centre
to include coffee shop and
funeral home>>> Clcik HERE
Ricahrd Redmond
Need a taxi ? Don’t expect one
if you use a wheelchair>>>
Click HERE
Lucan shopping centre resized 
Shopping centre up for grabs at
guide price of €40 million>>>
Click HERE
Prev Makeover for former health centre to include coffee shop and funeral home
Next ‘Ridiculous situation’ – Tallaght is only permanent southside driving test centre

  • eBeauty - Victoria Secret Runway ready
  • Double gold medal winner at the EYOF Rhasidat Adeleke receives a huge welcome home
  • ebeauty - Turquoise Glam
  • Rhasidat Adeleke strikes gold for second time at European Youth Olympics Festival
  • Tallaght Athletic Club's Rhasidat Adeleke speaking after winning gold

We use cookies to improve your experience on our site, personalise content, provide social media features, analyse our traffic, show you relevant advertising and to target and report on ads. By using the site, you consent to the use of cookies that may process personal data for these purposes.