Flooding hits school and homes in town in Donegal

Several homes and businesses in Killybegs in Co. Donegal have flooded after a river there burst its banks.

The majority of the premises are located in the Bridge Street area and include Donegal Deputy Thomas Pringle's Constituency office.

It is understood that Fintra National School has also been hit with flood water.

Residents are being helped by council staff, the fire service and local volunteers.


More in this Section

Flood risk as Met Éireann issues nationwide Weather Warning

Bill Clinton and Theresa May to discuss Northern Ireland this morning

Families evacuated after gas explosion in Belfast

No Lotto winner - jackpot heads for €7m


Today's Stories

OPW to use demountablebarriers in €140m Cork flood plan

Cork City Council defends mayor’s use of official car to drive him home from FF ard fheis

Medic: Savita died as result of abortion laws

Fine Gael to use whip for vote on drink-driving laws

Lifestyle

Facing fears while terrifying punters at Cork's Nightmare Realm

Weathering the storm of 1961: We watched 30 large trees uprooted

Remembering the dead: Poignant reason behind Cork’s Zombie Walk

More From The Irish Examiner