Gardaí are investigating the cause of a fire at a derelict property in Ennis early today.
The blaze, at a house on Cloughleigh Road, was reported shortly after 11.00am. The house is located close to the junction with Cusack Road.
Three units of the fire brigade from Ennis responded to the incident after the Munster Regional Fire Control Centre in Limerick received multiple calls about the fire.
Gardaí also attended the call and closed the road so fire crews could deal with the incident. The house was unoccupied at the time and no one was injured. Fire crews carried out a detailed search of the property to ensure there was no one inside.
Members of the divisional crime scene investigation unit also visited the scene while gardaí carried out door-to-door inquiries in the local area.
Gardaí are investigating the fire and can by contacted at Ennis station on 065 6848100 if anyone has information about the incident.