Army bomb team called to security alert in Maynooth

Gardaí say the scene has been evacuated

Army bomb team called to security alert in Maynooth

File photo of the Army Emergency Ordinance Disposal Team. Image: Flickr/Irish Defence Forces

A business park in County Kildare has been evacuated following a security alert this morning.

The Army Bomb Disposal team are en route to the scene in Maynooth.

Gardaí say members of the public have been evacuated for their own safety.

The number of people evacuated is not yet known.