Investigation Launched Following Fire At Former Belfast Telegraph Building

An investigation has launched following a blaze at the former Belfast Telegraph building on Royal Avenue.

The fire broke out on the first floor at around 3.30am on Thursday, 22 February.

Emergency services attended the scene and eight fire crews were used to put out the blaze.
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A spokesperson from the Northern Ireland Fire & Rescue Service (NIFRS) said: "Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used a main jet, a jet and a covering jet to extinguish the blaze. Crews ventilated the smoke from the premises. The cause of the fire is under-investigation."


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