BREAKING: Fire at property in Garvary

TWO fire appliances are in attendance at a large fire at a property in Garvary. 

Large plumes of smoke can be seen from the surrounding area. 

The fire is believed to be linked to recycling materials at Skip Services, a waste management company in the Largy Road area.


A spokesman for the Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service (NIFRS) said:

“Firefighters are currently in attendance at a building fire at a commercial premises on Largy Road, Enniskillen.

“There are five Fire Appliances, three Specialist Appliances and over 40 Firefighters currently in attendance. The British Red Cross Fire and Emergency Support Service (FESS) Team is also at the scene.

“Firefighters were called to the fire on Tuesday 17 January 2023 at 4.10am. As this incident is ongoing people are advised to avoid the area if possible, and properties nearby are advised to keep windows and doors closed.”

In a social media post, Skip Services said: “Unfortunately this morning we have had a fire on our premises.

“Business is operating as usual but please bear with us for there may be some delays.”

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