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Giant inflatable Minion causes traffic chaos on Dublin motorway

A 12m-tall inflatable Minion has caused traffic chaos in Dublin after landing on a busy road.

Giant inflatable Minion causes havoc on Dublin motorway.
Giant inflatable Minion causes havoc on Dublin motorway. Image by Sonny Abesamis / CC BY 2.0

The yellow blow-up creature – one of the characters in the recent film Minions – drifted away from a fairground in Santry, in the Northside of Dublin, before being deflated by Gardai and several passers-by. Social media images show the prone minion straddling several lanes while cars veer around it. No one was injured in the incident. Read more: theguardian.com