BREAKING: Fire service tackle flooding in Limerick housing estate overnight

Louth set to benefit from €1bn Programme of Investment in Flood Relief Measures

EMERGENCY services attended the scene of extensive flooding overnight after a water mains burst in a city housing estate.

Three units of Limerick Fire Service spent two hours at the scene in Rhebogue Meadows off Dublin Road.

Personnel from Irish Water and the local authority also responded after the alarm was raised at around 3am.

"Three units of the service attended. They responded at 3am and were on site for around two hours," said a spokesperson for the fire service.

More News

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.