UPDATE (10:45am, Friday, 30th Sept): the scene has been cleared and the road is back open with no serious injuries reported.
A stretch of the N80’s been closed in Carlow following a crash involving five cars.
Emergency services are attending the scene on the William Dargan Road between the Sleaty Road Roundabout and the Sugar Factory Roundabout.
Five car crash – it’s understood that no serious injuries
Carlow Fire and Rescue Service says a stop/go traffic management system’s being established on the route.
Motorists should avoid where possible.