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Fire at high-rise building in Dublin brought under control

A major fire in a multi-storey apartment block in Dublin has been brought under control (PA)
A major fire in a multi-storey apartment block in Dublin has been brought under control (PA)

A major fire in a multi-storey apartment block in Dublin has been brought under control.

Pictures on social media showed smoke billowing from the high-rise building in Blanchardstown just before 6pm on Sunday evening.

Seven units from Dublin fire brigade attended the scene and managed to extinguish the fire.