Saturday 24 February 2018

Nursing home evacuated following fire in bathroom

Dozens of residents of a nursing home were evacuated following a 'minor fire' in a bathroom.

Approximately 45 residents of the Shanagh Bay Nursing Home in Bray, Co Wicklow, are being evacuated as a precaution after the fire broke out shortly before 4pm causing smoke to fill up.

Two units of the Dublin Fire Brigade are at the scene after extinguishing the fire.

A staff member at the home said no one was injured in the non-smoking facility.

Irish Independent

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