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Serious Incident in Bunbeg, Co. Donegal, 29th May 2023

Issue Date: 29th May 2023

Gardaí are currently at the scene of an explosion at a location on the outskirts of Bunbeg, Co. Donegal this afternoon Monday, 29th May 2023.

An Garda Síochána has evacuated the surrounding area and the Irish Defence Forces Explosive Ordnance Disposal has been requested.

The road is currently closed and local diversions are in place.

The Health and Safety Authority have been notified.

National Ambulance Service and Donegal Fire Brigade are also in attendance at the scene of the incident.

An Garda Síochána is not in a position to confirm any casualties at this time.

No further information is available at this time. Updates will be provided when appropriate.