Fire service praised for speedy response to Letterkenny house fire

The fire service has been praised following their speedy response to a house fire in Letterkenny.

A number of locals raised the alarm after noticing smoke billowing from an unoccupied property
in the Long Lane area of the town earlier this afternoon.

The fire has since been brought under control.

Local Councllor Gerry McMonagle has been giving this update: