Magilligan Prison unit evacuated after minor fire
- 12 May 2014
Prisoners and staff had to leave a unit of Magilligan Prison in County Londonderry on Monday afternoon following a minor fire.
A fire broke out at an accommodation unit at about 12:30 BST on Monday.
The Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service attended the fire along with police and the incident was dealt with by 13:30 BST.
The prison is now operating normally and no injuries to staff, visitors or prisoners have been reported.