Tour bus crashes into Luas in Dublin’s Smithfield this morning


According to emerging reports, a tour bus crashed into a Red Line Luas at Smithfield earlier this morning.

Emergency services were called to the scene at 11am and it has been established that there have been no reports of injuries.

The public have, however, been advised that trams will not be running between Smithfield and The Point, and there will be further delays down the line.

Customers have been made aware of the disruption through social media, with the official Luas website offering further details.

"Please be advised that Luas services are running between Saggart, Tallaght and Blackhorse only due to incident on the line at Smithfield," it read "There are no services between The Point/Connolly and Blackhorse."

Customers have been assured that Luas tickets are valid on Dublin Bus services for the duration.