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Firefighters to remain at scene of Dublin blaze

Ballymount Industrial Estate fire Image copyright Dublin fire brigade
Image caption The fire was reported at about 10:15 on Wednesday

Firefighters are still working to tackle a fire at Ballymount Industrial Estate in Dublin.

Five fire units, including two aerial appliances and three fire engines, are at the scene and will remain there overnight.

Dublin Fire Brigade said the fire had been contained to one half of the building, and firefighters have managed to stop it spreading.

Emergency services were called to the fire at around 10.15 local time.

Dublin Fire Brigade said strong winds had hampered efforts to control the blaze. People in the surrounding areas have been advised to close their windows.