PICS: A Serious Fire Has Broken Out In Smyths Toy Shop In Naas – And It's Causing Chaos On The M7
Traffic services have advised drivers that the fire is affecting visibility in the area
A fire in the Naas branch of Smyth's Toys has been described as 'serious', and has led to traffic congestion on the M7.
The building, which is currently being attended by the Kildare County Fire Service, is located in the Naas Globe Retail Park, which is directly adjacent to the motorway – and local sources say that the large volumes of smoke have led to poor visibility and heavy traffic congestion.
There are no reports of any injuries as a result of the fire.
The fire is causing traffic issues in the surrounding areas
Monread Rd: Reports of a serious fire at Smyth's Toy Store. Emergency Services at the scene and there's a lot of smoke affecting visibility— Live Drive (@LiveDrive) July 27, 2016
@rtenews bad fire Naas retail park heavy smoke on N7 slowing traffic southbound . look like Smyths toy store.— Eamon Darcy (@DarcyEamon) July 27, 2016
Caution to anybody around Naas County Kildare M7 Smyths toy store is on fire in the retail park at the big ball the smoke is toxic (15.40)— GardaCheckPointDub (@GardaCheckPDub) July 27, 2016