Truck on fire on M7 motorway in Laois

Michelle Hogan

Reporter:

Michelle Hogan

Emergency services quickly dealt with a truck on fire on the Dublin to Limerick M7 motorway in Laois.

The fire happened between Junction 15 Ballybrittas and Junction 16 Portlaoise East just before 12 noon on Friday. 

Caution was advised in the area as smoke may have affected visibility for motorists. The incident was quickly dealt with and no road closures or diversions were put in place.