Fire crews battle high-rise apartment blaze from dizzy heights
Published 04/06/2016 | 19:32
Fire crews battled a blaze in a high-rise apartment in Dublin this afternoon.
Dublin Fire Brigade (DFB) attended the fire at a building on Belgard Square in Tallaght shortly after 5pm.
Crews from Tallaght, Dolphin's Barn and Dun Laoghaire successfully put out the blaze shortly before 7pm.
The flames were contained in two apartments.
A spokesperson for Dublin Fire Brigade told Independent.ie there were no injuries but one person was brought to hospital as a precautionary measure.
There was also extensive fire damage done to two apartments at the top of the building.
Photographs from the DFB's official Twitter account shows the firefighters battling the blaze from dizzy heights.
Tallaght, DBarn and the HP from DLaoghaire are currently on scene at a fire in a high rise building on Belgard Sq. pic.twitter.com/GdGD1MmmjH— Dublin Fire Brigade (@DubFireBrigade) June 4, 2016