Emergency services rush to high-rise building on fire in Tallaght 1 month ago

Emergency services rush to high-rise building on fire in Tallaght

People are urged to keep clear of the area.

Emergency services are currently at the scene of a fire at a high-rise building in Tallaght in Dublin.

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According to Dublin Fire Brigade, eight of its units are currently attending the blaze which broke out at a business premises in Belgard Square.

Three ambulances are also on the scene, along with Gardaí.

In a statement, Gardaí told JOE they were alerted to the incident at around 4.20pm.

A spokesperson said a cordon has been put in place and traffic diversions are in operation.

Luas services have also been interrupted, with no services currently operating between Tallaght and Belgard.

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Dublin Fire Brigade has urged people to "keep clear of the area to allow emergency vehicles access".

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Main image via Dublin Fire Brigade/Twitter