Fire at Limerick City apartment block

THREE units of Limerick Fire and Rescue service were dispatched to a fire in a city centre apartment block last night.

The incident happened at around 9pm at Mount Kenneth apartments, just off the Dock Road.

It is understood that a number of residents were evacuated from the building as a precaution.

Firefighters from the Mulgrave Street Station attended the scene and brought what is understood to have been a small fire under control within an hour.

No injuries have been reported.

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