WATCH: Fire crews tackle motorbike fire in Limerick housing estate

David Hurley

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WATCH: Fire crews tackle motorbike fire in Limerick housing estate

The scene of the motorbike fire at Bru na Grudan, Castletroy: Picture: Twitter/ Sean Flynn

A CREW from Limerick Fire and Rescue attended the scene of a motorbike fire at a housing estate in Limerick city during the early hours of this Saturday morning.

The alarm was raised shortly after 3am after the blaze was spotted at Bru na Gruadan, castletroy.

One unit from Limerick Fire Station, Mulgrave Street attended the scene within minutes and the fire was quickly brought under control and put out.

While, there were initial fears by residents that the fire could spread to a nearby house, this did not happen and fire crews only remained at the scene for a number of minutes.

A car which was parked near the motorbike was damaged by smoke.

The cause of the fire is not known and nobody was injured during the incident.