Fire Update: Blaze under control, road temporarily closed

The fire that broke out this afternoon at Quick Fit Tyres in Sligo Town is now under control.

The road is closed to motorists this evening for at least another 2 hours.

The premises on Far Finisklin Road went up in flames after 1pm today and a wall beside the building is to be knocked as it has been damaged from the fire.

There are no reports of injuries and the Fire Brigade and Gardaí are currently at the scene where the fire is under control.

People are advised to stay away from the area.