This Dublin Area Has Been Closed Off After Hazardous Chemicals Were Discovered
The substance was found this morning
A public area in Clondalkin has been closed off after hazardous substances were discovered.
Oatfield Drive in Neilstown has been cordoned off for most of the day after a member of the public found the "highly-hazardous chemical substance".
According to The Sun, four fire brigades and two specialist units attended the scene and efforts are ongoing to identify the chemical.
Gardai and fire brigade investigating possible chemical spill in Clondalkin. pic.twitter.com/UvxmuiWut2— Neil Cotter (@NewsNeil13) October 31, 2016
A spokesperson for Dublin Fire Brigade told the newspaper that the Environmental Protection Agency has been informed and the substance will be removed later today.