The N4 near Edgeworthstown is set to be closed for approximately three hours following a serious road crash this morning.
Two vehicles, believed to be heavy goods vehicles were involved in a collision shortly after 10am on the Mullingar side of Edgeworthstown train station.
A number of ambulances are attending the scene but it’s not believed that any serious injuries have been sustained.
Some of the load on one of the vehicles is understood to have become dislodged and is displaced across the road at present.
Diversion are currently in place and gardaí are advising traffic to avoid the Edgeworthstown area if possible.