‘No more room for fear’: The latest on the Irish house fire

Firefighters and firefighters personnel work at the scene of a fire in a house in Drogheda, County Cork.

Read moreFlames have been reported in two houses in Cork, County Armagh and Sligo.

Firefighters have been told that the blaze has been under control.

The fire in Derry’s Murtagh, on the outskirts of Derry, is being treated as arson.

A fire at the house in the town of Doolin is also under investigation.

The fire at an apartment building in Sligo, on County Road 4, has also been put out.

At least 10 homes have been damaged in the Cork area, with a number of residents evacuated.