Outside the office of the Department of Health on Baggot Street in Dublin this morning
Paul Reynolds, of RTE, reports:
The Department of Health in Dublin has been evacuated after it received a suspicious package this morning.
The package is suspected to contain a white powder and precautions are being taken in case it may be hazardous material.
Gardaí have sealed off the area around Baggot Street. Emergency services were called to the department’s building at 11.25am.
Pics: Fiachra O Cionnaith
Unfortunately it will not be possible for anyone to access any part of the building, including the car park and bike hall.
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