Friday 22 December 2017 - Fire at Naval Base.

At approx 8.30pm, on Thursday 21 December 2017, a fire broke out on the upper floor of a disused building at the Naval Base, Haulbowline.

Two Units of Carrigaline Fire Service, along side Naval Service fire crews tended the fire and were assisted by a further three units from Midleton, Crosshaven and Cork.

An Garda Síochana also attended the scene and the surrounding area was evacuated as a precaution.

There are no casualties and fire crews have extinguished the fire.

A full investigation will be carried out in order to establish the cause of the fire.

Press Release Date: Friday 22 December 2017

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