NIFRS dealing with Gorse Fire on Glenshane Pass

The Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service is currently dealing with a gorse fire on the Glenshane Pass, Dungiven.

Four appliances and a Command Support Unit responded to the report received this morning at about 4:57am.

The NIFRS say the fire front is approximately 1 mile in length and consists of 5 separate fires.

They say they are monitoring the situation but as the fires are in a remote location, there is no current risk to life or property.