Sligo Fire service dealing with large forest fire

Sligo Fire Service is currently dealing with a large forest fire near Enniscrone.

Mayo Fire Service and a Coillte helicopter are also helping tackle the blaze with people asked to stay away from the area.

Four crews in total have been fighting three different fires in West Sligo since 5am this morning.

It follows a gorse fire near Tubbercurry on Saturday.

A Red Warning – extreme risk – for gorse, bush and forest fires remains in place until 12 noon on Monday.