Gorse fire broke out in Ballaghaderreen last night

A large gorse fire broke out near Ballaghaderreen last night.

At about 11:45, services were alerted to a blaze at Gorthaganny that spread to more than 20 acres.

Ballaghaderreen fire personnel attended the scene and brought it under control.

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The day before, on Thursday, a smaller gorse fire occurred at Tibohine, Castlerea.