A fire at a house in Galway city has been brought under control.
The blaze broke out at a house in Tirellan Heights in the Terryland area at around 6.15am.
Four units of the fire service battled the blaze which was extinguished before 8am.
The Galway City Fire Service says there was nobody in the house at the time.
There were worries that the fire would spread to a neighbouring house with gas. Luckily the blaze was extinguished on time. @rtenews— Jackie Fox (@jackiefox_) January 11, 2015
— Jackie Fox (@jackiefox_) January 11, 2015
No injuries have been reported.
An investigation into the cause of the fire is underway.