A fire has broken out at a business premises in Donegal Town.

Fire services are at the scene of the blaze in a storage unit at the rear of North West Alarms.

Neighbours were alerted by thick black smoke rising from the rear of the building shortly after 1.00pm today (Friday).

It is believed that one member of staff was present in the main building and she alerted fire services.

It is not thought that anyone was in the storage unit at the time.

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