Public urged to avoid Harold's Cross area due to electricity fault
Dublin Fire Brigade and the ESB are at the scene of an electricity supply fault in south Dublin.
The public is being urged to avoid the Harold's Cross area as sparks are flying due to the issue.
We’re on scene at an electricity supply fault in #HaroldsCross. @ESBNetworks emergency crews are enroute. We will remain on scene to keep the public out of harms way, and quickly fight any fires that may be caused by the arcing. Avoid the area. pic.twitter.com/MlJDVDwk5b— Dublin Fire Brigade (@DubFireBrigade) February 11, 2019
Over 300 customers are affected by the loss of supply and emergency crews are working to repair the fault.
It is estimated that power will be restored at midnight.
Dublin Fire Brigade said it will remain at the scene to "quickly fight any fire" that may be caused by the arcing."