DUBLIN, Ireland – Gardai are investigating a breach of a closed level crossing in the city on Friday.
Just before 5:30pm a car crashed through the Porterstown Level Crossing, despite it being closed.
The crash caused considerable damage and delayed commuter services for a lengthy time.
“Criminal reckless damage caused to Porterstown Level Crossing by motorist, causing major delays to Maynooth, M3 Parkway, Longford/Sligo services,” Irish Rail posted on its Twitter page.
“Crews en-route to repair and control crossing. Gardai alerted to pursue culprit,” the tweet added.
Irish Rail posted a video of the incident on its Twitter page.