Thursday 26 April 2018

Dublin Fire Brigade had a brilliant response to gripping fire episode of Fair City

Orla is trapped in the workshop
Orla is trapped in the workshop
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The country was glued to television screens on Thursday as a fire ripped through Carrigstown on Fair City.

A series of mishaps saw Orla, played by Sorcha Furlong, trapped in a burning garage.

Characters Niamh and Paul had earlier left the scene, thinking they'd had a lucky escape but they didn't realise Orla was stuck under the shelves as the flames raged around her.

Not missing an opportunity the hilarious Dublin Fire Brigade twitter account decide to get involved in the action.

They started by tweeting that they weren't exactly sure where the fictional town of Carrigstown was:

The genius behind the attack then tweeted that they had received a call to head to reports of a fire:

And just as the episode was coming to a gripping finish DFB weighed in with one final classic:

Well played DFB!

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