Emergency services at scene of gorse fire in Falcarragh

 

fireEmergency services are at the scene of an extensive gorse fire in the Falcarragh area.

The fire was first reported shortly after 1pm this afternoon.

Three units of the fire service are tackling the blaze.

Gardai say the incident is confined to one side of the road in a remote area at Dunmore upper and are advising motorists to approach the area with extreme caution and avoid using the stretch of road if possible.