BREAKING: M6 closed both ways due to a Gorse Fire and crash


Update: M6 reopened but down to one lane.

  • Both sides open but restrictions are in place eastbound.
The M6 is closed both ways between J16 Loughrea and J17 Athenry due to a gorse fire.
Motorists are being urged to use an alternative route.

There is also a vehicle on fire on the M6 Eastbound at J18 Rathmorrissey.

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