Shocking images of fire sweeping over Slieve Bloom mountains

Lynda Kiernan


Lynda Kiernan

An illegal fire ripped over the Slieve Bloom mountains on Sunday, causing untold damage to wildlife.

Four crews from Laois County Fire & Rescue Services spent the day battling the fires.

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Talented Laois photographer Jim Osborne captured these shocking images of the huge fire which created a cloud above the mountains.