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Woman in serious condition after city apartment fire

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Image via Waterford City Fire Service Facebook page
Image via Waterford City Fire Service Facebook page

A woman in her thirties is in a serious condition following a fire at an apartment complex in Waterford city.

The alarm was raised at approximately 11pm and both gardaí and firefighters attended the scene on Wellington Street in the city centre. 

The woman was brought to Waterford University Hospital where gardaí confirmed she is in a "serious condition".

Four firefighters were also brought to hospital as a precaution and treated for smoke inhalation.

The scene has been preserved by gardaí.