Motorists warned over icy roads

Gardai are urging motorists to exercise extreme caution this morning as freezing conditions and black ice have left a number of roads in a dangerous condition.

A number of minor accidents have been reported already this morning with roads in the north of the county reported as particularly dangerous.

Cars have left the road in Barnes Gap, on the Burt Road and the Fahan Road. While a number of accidents have also been reported on the a stretches between Newtowncunningham and Bridgend and between Donegal Town and Mountcharles