Gardai in Shannonside region warn motorists to drive with caution as Storm Denis brings heavy downpours

Gardai across the Shannonside region are asking motorists to slow down and take extra caution on the roads this weekend.

Their advice comes as Storm Denis hits Ireland today, bringing with it heavy downpours and localised flooding.

The Road Safety Authority’s Brian Farrell is warning drivers to be very careful if driving in flooded conditions: