Gorse fire on Glenshane Pass
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Gorse fire on Glenshane Pass

The scale of the massive gorse fire near the Glenshane Pass in County Londonderry becomes clear thanks to drone footage.

Mark Smyth, Group Commander for the Northern Ireland Fire & Rescue Service (NIFRS), says it is believed the fire was started by "human error".

He says it has been one of NIFRS' most difficult incidents. Thanks to Kevin McCloskey for the footage.

  • 28 Jun 2018