IN THE LINE OF FIRE
FIREMEN were called to tackle a car fire on the N11 on Wednesday night.
The blaze occurred in a vehicle on the side of the road, adjacent to an unofficial traveller encamp- ment. Witnesses said that the car was not necessarily connected to residents of the area.
The emergency services dealt with the fire very quickly. They had been called to the scene at around 11 p. m. Gardaí also attended the fire and are investigating its cause. Nobody was injured during the fire which happened just before the turn-off to Avoca Handweavers.