Saturday 23 September 2017

Fire fighters battle huge blaze in south Dublin as clouds of black smoke seen across city

Credit: Donal Corkery
Credit: Donal Corkery
Credit: Donal Corkery
Credit: Donal Corkery
Credit: Donal Corkery

Louise Kelly & Ryan O'Rourke

Members of the Dublin Fire Brigade have rushed to the scene of a massive blaze in south Dublin on Saturday afternoon.

Three engines and a turn table ladder were used to battle the blaze in Inchicore.

It is understood that the fire broke out at around 1pm this afternoon.

Fire fighters have managed to get the blaze under control but are still managing the site.

Large clouds of black smoke coming from site of the fire have been seen by members of the public across Dublin city.

Reports on twitter are claiming that there is a fire in a derelict building across from the Jamestown Markets.

Emergency services are also currently at the scene.

More to follow...

Credit: Sean O Riordan/Twitter
Credit: Sean O Riordan/Twitter
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