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Man rescued from burning apartment


Dublin Fire Brigade

Dublin Fire Brigade

Dublin Fire Brigade

A man is recovering today after being rescued from a burning apartment in the city in the early hours of this morning.

The blaze broke out on Montague Street off Harcourt Street in Dublin 1 at around 2.30am.

The apartment that went on fire was on the top floor of the three storey building which is split into five units.

Fire crews and gardai evacuated the building.

Eight units of Dublin Fire Brigade including two ambulances were brought to the scene.

It is understood the man who was rescued from the fire was being treated for the effects of smoke inhalation.