Gardaí pulled 5 youths from a burning automobile in Dublin final evening following a pursuit throughout town.
ne teenager was hospitalised and the driving force of the automobile was arrested after he did not cease for gardaí within the Tallaght space.
At round 8pm the pursuit ended when the automobile crashed and flipped onto a footpath on the New Nangor Road in Clondalkin.
Footage of the incident reveals the automobile on its facet with flames and smoke coming from beneath the car.
The officers then proceed to drag the youths out via the window of the automobile one-by-one earlier than detaining them on the roadside.
One garda can also be seen trying to extinguish the flames whereas various bystanders look on.
The driver of the automobile, aged in his late teenagers, was arrested for street visitors offences and has since been launched with out cost.
Another teenage passenger was introduced by ambulance to hospital the place he was handled for non-life threatening accidents.
One supply mentioned: “It’s very fortunate that no one was seriously injured arising from this incident including those in the car, the gardaí involved or people at the scene where the car crashed.”
Investigations into the incident are ongoing.
A Garda spokeswoman mentioned they performed a “managed containment operation” when the automobile did not cease for gardaí in Tallaght.
“The operation got here to a conclusion when the automobile struck a financial institution on the New Nangor Road, Clondalkin at roughly 8pm.
“Five males were in the vehicle at the time and one male, a youth in his teens was removed from the scene by ambulance to hospital to be treated for non-life threatening injuries,” she mentioned.
“The male driver of the automobile, (late teenagers) was arrested on the scene and brought to Rathfarnham garda station. He has since been launched with out cost pending additional investigations.
“The other three males were uninjured. Investigations ongoing,” the spokeswoman added.