Cork Airport evacuated due to burnt toast

The evacuation did not cause flight delays

Cork Airport evacuated due to burnt toast
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Jonathan Healy
14:49 Monday 10 June 2013

It has been confirmed that the terminal at Cork Airport had to be evacuated earlier because of a burnt piece of toast.

The smoldering snack in a break room triggered two fire alarms. It forced all staff and passengers out of the building.

However the evacuation only lasted for 7 minutes and did not lead to any flight delays.

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