Firefighters battle mattresses on fire in skip near N7 Junction with M50

Senan Hogan

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Senan Hogan

Firefighters battle mattresses on fire in skip near N7 Junction with M50

Firefighters from Tallaght Fire Station responded to mattresses on fire in a skip the Ballymount area earlier.

 

The incident happened at a recycling centre near the Red Cow Interchange.

 

 

There was smoke in the area for a time due to the blaze.

 

On-site staff used a mechanical excavator to break up the mattresses to make it easier to extinguish.