Woman In Hospital After Tullamore Shopping Centre Fire

Written 11 months ago by Newsroom

The Bridge Centre in Tullamore has reopened following an evacuation.

The notice was sent around the building at 4.30pm, after reports of smoke coming from one of the units.

Management say that their main priority is the safety of their customers and staff, but business is now back to normal.

Emergency services were at the scene and one person has been taken to hospital by ambulance.

It’s said a large crowd was evacuated from the building

Angel Croitor was one of them:

Midlands 103’s Drivetime programme was broadcasting from the shopping centre at the time.

Presenter Roy Jennings was among those evacuated and has resumed his programme from studio headquarters.