Sunday 20 August 2017

Ten escape from burning home in early hours of this morning

Credit: DFB
Credit: DFB
Louise Kelly

Louise Kelly

Ten people escaped from a house which was engulfed in flames in the early hours of this morning

Four units of the Dublin Fire Brigade responded to the incident at a Shankill housing estate at 6am.

All occupants had emerged safe from the home by the time trucks from Dun Laoghaire and Donnybrook arrived on the scene.

The fire caused extensive damage to the house, as can be seen in the attached DFB photographs.

Credit: DFB
Credit: DFB
Credit: DFB
Credit: DFB

A warning was posted on the official Twitter page of the DFB following the incident report.

"Smoke alarms give you the time to alert your family & escape safely," it read.

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