Woman critical after Copper Face Jacks, Dublin, crush

An 18-year-old woman is in a critical condition after being injured in a crush at a Dublin nightclub.

She was was one of seven people injured in a crush outside Copper Face Jacks nightclub in Harcourt Street at about midnight on Monday.

Police said about 1,500 people were queuing outside it at the time.

The club was running a night called 'Messy Mondays', in which all drinks are three euros and 50 cents, according to its Facebook page.

Four of the injured were taken to hospital emergency departments for treatment.

Harcourt Street was closed off for a time after the incident.