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Major fire at well known Merrion Inn in Dublin

FIREFIGHTERS were today at the scene of a blaze at the well known Dublin pub, The Merrion Inn in Dublin 4.

It is understood that the fire broke out shortly after 4am and there was nobody on the premises at the time.

Gardai said today that the pub was extensively damaged by the fire.

The Merrion Road is closed between Merrion Gates and Nutley Avenue.