Scenes from a fire at an ESB substation on Roger’s Lane, just off Baggot Street, Dublin this afternoon which caused a power outage in the area.
The Dublin Fire Brigade has said there have been no reported injuries.
Meanwhile, at Doheny & Nesbitt’s…
A Google Earth image (top) and scenes today of the halting site on Glenamuck Road, Carrickmines
At least eight people have died in a fire in Carrickmines in Dublin, according to sources.
Emergency services were called to a halting site on Glenamuck Road at around 4am this morning.
It is understood that most if not all the victims were members of two families.
The Irish Traveller Movement has said among those who died in the fire this morning was a man, his wife and their children, who were all under the age of ten.
Sam Boal/Rollingnews.ie and JM.
Gardaí have confirmed that nine people died in a fire at a halting site in Carrickmines in Dublin.
— RTÉ News (@rtenews) October 10, 2015
Brian Murphy writes:
Halloweeen comes early to George’s Street [Dublin]…
Dublin Fire Brigade tweetz:
“We still have two pumps fighting a gorse fire on Killiney Hill. An earlier gorse fire in Howth is out.”