Saturday 21 October 2017

Cars damaged in underground car park fire at Dublin apartment complex

The scene of the fire in an underground carpark in Artane Credit: Dublin Fire Brigade
The scene of the fire in an underground carpark in Artane Credit: Dublin Fire Brigade

Sarah-Jane Murphy

Five units of the Dublin Fire Brigade have battled a blaze at an underground car park in Artane.

Approximately five cars parked in an apartment complex located in the Brookwood area of Dublin 5 were engulfed by the fire.

They responded to a 999 call made by a member of the public.

A photograph provided by the Dublin Fire Brigade shows extensive damage to two of the cars in the car park.

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The emergency services removed 11 people to safety at the scene in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

Of these, two individuals required treatment for smoke inhalation.

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