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21-03-2018, 21:02   #1
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Fire at Metro Hotel in Ballymun

Several units of the Dublin Fire Brigade are dealing with a serious fire at a hotel in Ballymun.

The blaze is several storeys up in the Metro Hotel.

It is believed to have started shortly after 7.30pm.

It is not yet known if the rooms were occupied at the time the blaze started.

Gardaí are also at the scene and traffic diversions are in place around the area.

https://twitter.com/JohnDarcy88/stat...60867365056512

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How bad?

Hopefully, everyone is out okay. And no one is hurt!!
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it's a hotel
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top 4 5 or 6 floors, and flames clearly coming out the roof too
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Jesus I hope everyone is ok
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Photos on RTE. Looks concerning

https://www.rte.ie/news/ireland/2018...ballymun-fire/
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Do the fire brigade have equipment to go that high?
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it's a hotel
Metro Hotel?

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Thought it was a joke news dump.

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Thats de Lavelahn sorted for tmorrow.
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Metro Hotel?
Yep the metro. Its where that plane tried to land years ago instead of the airport. Extremely high. Used to live in the apartments facing the carpark and entrance to it. Had a nice restaurant back then
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Be a rush on marshmallows now.
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Yep the metro. Its where that plane tried to land years ago instead of the airport. Extremely high. Used to live in the apartments facing the carpark and entrance to it. Had a nice restaurant back then
I remember that restaurant, was tasty.
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fair few families in emergency accommodation in there
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