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Laois Residents Hit Out At "Chaotic" Parking As Emergency Access Restricted

Photo credit: Facebook/Glenbarrow Residents, Rosenallis

An ambulance had difficulty getting through the scene of an accident yesterday.

People living near a Laois tourist attraction are renewing calls for proper parking facilities, after emergency services had difficulty attending an accident at the weekend.

An ambulance was called to Glenbarrow in the Slieve Blooms when an elderly woman fell yesterday, but was restricted by cars parked along the road.

Local man Tom Joyce says it's great to see the amenity rising popularity in recent years, but greater enforcement of the rules is needed:

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