WATCH: Video of huge fire raging in bog in Midlands last night

Lynda Kiernan

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Lynda Kiernan

BREAKING: Video of huge fire raging in bog near Portlaoise tonight

A huge fire has been brought under control by firefighters in the Midlands.

This footage from a motorist shows the fire on Clonreher Bog in Ballyfin, which is across the road from Kyletalesha landfill between Portlaoise and Mountmellick.

It was taken at about 11pm on Sunday night, April 12.

The road was closed to traffic temporarily.