No serious injuries have been reported

A double-decker bus has collided with a mini-bus in Dublin city centre.

The crash occurred at the junction of Shaw Street and Townsend Street on the south side of the inner city.

It happened at around 7:10am this morning.

A badly damaged Dublin Bus following a collision with a mini bus at the junction of Shaw Street and Townsend Street in Dublin, 06-03-2018. Image: Sam Boal/Rollingnews

A badly damaged Dublin Bus following a collision with a mini bus at the junction of Shaw Street and Townsend Street in Dublin, 06-03-2018. Image: Sam Boal/Rollingnews

A badly damaged Dublin Bus following a collision with a mini bus at the junction of Shaw Street and Townsend Street in Dublin, 06-03-2018. Image: Sam Boal/Rollingnews

It's understood the Dublin Bus vehicle was empty at the time.

No serious injuries have been reported.

The collision caused damage to a corner building and a set of traffic lights as well as teh bus.