Fire crews called to emergency at Kilroot Power Station

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Five fire crews attended an emergency at Kilroot Power Station in Carrickfergus on Monday evening.

The alarm was raised at 8.34 pm.

A spokesperson for the Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service said: “Firefighters dealt with a fire involving a mechanism in a fan – accidental ignition.”

Two appliances from Carrick, one from Whitehead, one from Larne and one from Glengormley were called to the power station.

The alert ended at 9.10 pm.