Tuesday 17 October 2017

Firefighters battle blaze at city centre building after Halloween stash catches fire

Pictures @DubFireBrigade
Pictures @DubFireBrigade
Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

Dublin fire brigade has battled a massive blaze at a derelict building in the city centre today.

Officers were called to the scene on York Street in the South Inner City shortly before 1pm.

Picture @DublinFireBrigade
Picture @DublinFireBrigade

It is believed that the blaze began when pallets, that were being collected for Halloween celebrations, caught fire.

Four fire engines and a turntable ladder attended the scene.

The derelict was accessed by officers through other premises.

No one was injured in the incident . The blaze was brought under control after 5pm.

Sunday 09 October 2016. Photo: Douglas O'Connor. Fire on Aungier St. in building on left of scaffolding.
Sunday 09 October 2016. Photo: Douglas O'Connor. Fire on Aungier St. in building on left of scaffolding.
Sunday 09 October 2016. Photo: Douglas O'Connor. Fire on Aungier St. in building on left of scaffolding.
Sunday 09 October 2016. Photo: Douglas O'Connor. Fire on Aungier St. in building on left of scaffolding.
Sunday 09 October 2016. Photo: Douglas O'Connor. Fire on Aungier St. as seen from York St.
Sunday 09 October 2016. Photo: Douglas O'Connor. Fire on Aungier St. in building on left of scaffolding.
Sunday 09 October 2016. Photo: Douglas O'Connor. Fire on Aungier St.
Sunday 09 October 2016. Photo: Douglas O'Connor. Fire on Aungier St. in building on left of scaffolding.

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