Tragedy sparks two hour train delay on Dublin to Sligo service

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Irish Rail has confirmed a man was killed after being struck by a train at Multyfarnham on Monday evening.

A spokesman said the tragic incident resulted in the 19:05 Dublin to Sligo service being held up for two hours.

“The emergency services and Iaranród Éireann personnel attended the scene, and the train proceeded after a delay of 120 minutes. “No other services were affected.”