Fire Brigade called to Ard Dealgan

Fire Brigade called to Ard Dealgan
Dundalk Fire Brigade was called out to the derelict Ard Dealgan apartments on Wednesday to battle a blaze that erupted shortly before lunchtime.

Dundalk Fire Brigade was called out to the derelict Ard Dealgan apartments on Wednesday to battle a blaze that erupted shortly before lunchtime.

The fire is thought to have been an act of arson, with significant numbers of homeless people using the abandoned apartment complex as a home.

The fire, which started on the second floor, was brought under control within roughly 30 minutes.