UPDATED: Traffic chaos Thursday morning on Carlow/Kilkenny road after M9 crash

The road has since re-opened

Darren Hassett


Darren Hassett



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The M9 southbound was closed between J7 Paulstown and J8 Kilkenny following a collision on Thursday morning.

Traffic was being diverted towards Kilkenny City via the Old Dublin Rd (R712) which caused major delays on the road. 

The M9 route has since re-opened.