Apartment fire in Carlow Town on Friday morning (Photo: Emergency Times)
"Everyone was out and all we could hear were the dogs barking inside, they were trapped, and then, all we could see was firemen with masks on, coming from the black smoke with the dogs in their arms."
An eyewitness describes her fears as firefighters returned to a burning apartment and rescued two dogs in Carlow Town, according to the www.emergencytimes.ie.
A blaze ripped through an apartment in Carlow in the early hours of Friday morning.
The fire occurred at Academy Court, Montgomery Street in Carlow Town.
A number of fire appliances and firefighters from Carlow Town and outside stations attended the scene.
Carlow firefighters rescue pets from burning apartment - 'Everyone was out and all we could hear were the dogs barking inside, they were trapped, and then, firemen with masks on, came from the black smoke with the dogs in their arms'. #fire #carlow #rescu https://t.co/3TCsa4sIkn pic.twitter.com/Z9aGf81cFd— Emergency Times (@emergencytimes) February 7, 2020
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