Eight fire engines are currently attending a fire at the top floor of a building at Mountjoy Square.
Dublin Fire Brigade took to social media to post this tweet to their Twitter.
— Dublin Fire Brigade (@DubFireBrigade) February 21, 2017
It's being reported that eight people have been rescued thus far.
According to AA Roadwatch, Mountjoy Square has been closed off to deal with the emergency.
''Mountjoy Square North is closed as emergency services deal with a building fire. Avoid the area.''
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