06/03/2018. Dublin Traffic Collision. (Information from Garda Twitter account). Pictured damage following a collision involving a bus and a mini bus at the junction of Shaw Street and Townsend Street this morning. Photo: Sam Boal/Rollingnews.ie

This morning.

Shaw Street/Townsend Street, Dublin 2

Three people were injured this morning in a collision between a Dublin Bus and a van.

The bus driver and two people in the van were taken to hospital with minor injuries.

There were no passengers on the bus at the time of the collision.

Three injured after Dublin Bus and van crash in city centre (RTÉ)


Dublin City Council workers assess the damage.

*sucks teeth*

28 thoughts on “Stopped

  1. Andyourpointiswhatexactly?

    I can’t understand the extensive damage to the bus when looking at the photos.

    1. Benny

      Looks like the van hit coming from the passenger side, causing the panel surrounding the display to buckle, thereby popping the top window.

  2. papa p

    A White van man and a Dublin Bus.
    All that’s missing is a taxi driver for the most obnoxious aggressive motorists out there.

        1. papa p

          So only whites can drive Audis?

          You’re racist for clarifying and I’m racist for extrapolating ” only whites can drive Audis?” from your post.

        2. Rob_G

          I always knew you had it in for the brothers driving quality German-engineered hairdresser cars, Bertie.

    1. Cian

      Dublin Bus […] most obnoxious aggressive motorists?

      ?? I would totally disagree. Dublin Bus drivers are the most courteous of the lot. YMMV

      1. Andyourpointiswhatexactly?

        I am going to have to google YMMV but I agree: bus drivers are pretty much consistently careful of me as a cyclist.

    1. Cian

      Heehee. Historic….
      Do you ‘roll down’ your windows in the car?
      Does your phone ‘ring’? Do you ‘hang up’ on people when finished a call?
      Do you ‘turn on’ your TV?
      Is the ‘save’ icon on your compute a picture of a floppy disk?

  3. bertie blenkinsop

    Does your phone ‘ring’? Do you ‘hang up’ on people when finished a call?
    Do you ‘turn on’ your TV?

    Yes to all of these, I still talk about taping tv programmes :)

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