A portion of the M6 Dublin-Galway motorway is closed westbound near Junction 5 Tullamore following a crash.
The accident happened at around 2pm and now the road is closed between Junction 4 Tyrrellspass and Junction 6 Moate East.
Diversions are in place and emergency services have been attending the scene for some time.
Reports suggest there is a significant presence of Emergency Services vehicles and personnel at the scene.
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