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15/10/2021

Firefighters respond to blaze outside hotel accommodating asylum seekers

Firefighters respond to blaze outside hotel accommodating asylum seekers

The scene of the fire

These were the dramatic scenes in front of the Grand Hotel, Wicklow town yesterday evening. 

A vehicle burst into flames while being driven past.

A local Wicklow Fire Service crew were quickly on scene on Abbey Street to bring the blaze under control.

There no injuries reported. 

The Grand Hotel is currently a direct provision centre for asylum-seekers.

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