July 3, 2022


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Dublin in chaos as large HGV convoy BLOCKS main bridge in fury at gasoline value hikes

Hauliers have been blocking the East Hyperlink bridge, also referred to as the Tom Clarke Bridge, in Dublin, in each instructions this morning. Dublin Metropolis Council has stated different routes within the port space have additionally been blocked. The HGV drivers have been protesting towards rising costs of fuel and gasoline.

East Hyperlink toll bridge and East Wall Street had been blocked with vans and trailers.

The normally busy roundabout outdoors the 3Arena was additionally blockaded with vans, inflicting the closure of North Wall Quay.

The doorway to Dublin Port and the Port Tunnel had been additionally closely congested.

Some truck drivers concerned within the protest remained of their parked cabs whereas others stood in teams on the highway.

Gardai on the scene tried to handle site visitors whereas additionally attempting to get the protesters to maneuver on.

Lots of the automobiles carried banners with the slogan #Irishfuelprotest, with others calling for the resignation of Transport Minister Eamon Ryan.

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