09 Aug 2022

Irish Rail temporarily suspends services between Laois and Kildare

Irish Rail

Irish Rail has suspended services between Portarlington and Kildare following a tragic incident on the line. 

The Heuston Galway service was stopped outside Monasterevin following the incident this evening. Emergency services attended the scene when the 7.35 train was brought to a halt. 

Irish Rail took to social media to say: “Services are suspended on the line between Kildare and Portarlington due to a tragic incident on the line at Monasterevin. Services from/to Portarlington are operating to/from Kildare until further notice. Update to follow.”

To continue reading this article for FREE,
please kindly register and/or log in.

Registration is absolutely 100% FREE and will help us personalise your experience on our sites. You can also sign up to our carefully curated newsletter(s) to keep up to date with your latest local news!

Register / Login

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.