Large blaze in north Dublin under control

A number of apartments have been substantially damaged

Large blaze in north Dublin under control

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Dozens of apartments have been evacuated after a major fire at a complex in north Dublin.

A spokesperson for Dublin Fire Brigade says the blaze at Verdemont apartments is now under control.

It is understood the fire started at about 5.30pm Wednesday evening off Snugborough Road in Blanchardstown.

Six pumps, a turntable ladder, command support and a drone were used in the operation.

There are no reports of an injuries - however a number of apartments have been substantially damaged by the fire.

Gardaí and other emergency services were at the scene.