'Significant disruption' to train services after accident on line in Offaly
There is significant disruption to train services from Dublin to the west this morning following an incident on the line between Athlone and Clara.
Today Friday November 16, Irish Rail has confirmed that the 9.25am Galway to Heuston train has struck livestock near Athlone and there will be significant disruption as a result.
Clarification: 09:25 Galway Heuston has struck livestock near Athlone. Expect significant disruption to Galway/Westport services as a result. Update to follow— Iarnród Éireann (@IrishRail) November 16, 2018