Firefighters are battling a blaze at a high-rise tower block in Belgard Square, Tallaght this evening.
It broke out around 4 o'clock. at an office building.
Three ambulances are also at the scene, footage of the blaze has been posted online.
Apartment fire in Tallaght huge emergency response pic.twitter.com/n7GaZUkEjS
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Traffic And Luas Diversions
Gardai say traffic has been diverted in the local area and LUAS trams are also being moved away from the scene.
There's no tram service at all between Tallaght and Belgard as a result, tickets are being honoured on Dublin Buses instead.