Fire service praised for swift response to Raphoe blaze


An investigation is continuing into a house fire at the Diamond in Raphoe.

Firefighters have combated the blaze which broke out earlier this morning however considerable damage is said to have been caused to the property as a result of the blaze.

The area has been sealed off with Gardai expected to carry out a full forensic examination later today.

Local Cllr Frank McBrearty has been praising the swift response of the local fire service: