Investigation following house fire in Limerick city

David Hurley

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David Hurley

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Investigation following house fire in Limerick city

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INVESTIGATIONS are underway following a fire at a premises in the city centre late last night.

Emergency services were alerted shortly after 10pm with initial reports suggesting two people were inside the house – at Hartstonge Street at the time.

Three units of Limerick City Fire and Rescue Service were deployed and two crews wearing breathing apparatus entered the building on arrival.

Noboby was found inside the building and the fire was brought under control and quenched within an hour.

The cause of the fire is being investigated.

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