30 firefighters from Roscommon & Mayo battle forest fire.

Date Published : April 25th, 2016    Published By : admin

FOUR Units of the fire service from counties Roscommon and Mayo are fighting a large area forest fire this evening.

The forest is located close to the N5 near Ballaghaderreen, Co. Roscommon.

Three units of Roscommon County Fire Service from Ballaghaderreen, Castlerea and Boyle fire stations are being assisted at the scene by a fire unit from Charlestown, Co. Mayo. 

Up to 30 fire fighters are committed to the fire. Four fire tenders and a Water Tanker are at the scene.

960 Roscommon Fire
Pic: (Courtesy Eye Witness)

 

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