The mart in Carrick on Suir is on fire this evening
Emergency services are at the scene of a major fire in Carrick on Suir this evening.
The blaze has taken hold of the mart building and several unit of the fire brigade are in attendance. It is reported to have started shortly after 7pm.
Witnesses say there were no animals in the building when the fire started.
Traffic in the area is affected and motorists are asked to avoid the area if possible.
It is not know at this early stage how the fire was started.