Female driver struck by train in Tipperary
on 03/09/2012 22:44:45
The incident, involving the 6.20PM service from Ballybrophy to Limerick, happened at around 8.00pm this evening at Kelly's Crossing in Birdhill.
The woman was was taken to hospital in Limerick - but it is understood that she is being treated for shock and was not seriously injured.
The 8 passengers onboard the train were also uninjured.
The Rail Accident Investigation Unit has now launched an investigation into the incident.