Arrests following Thurles arson attack.


Two people have been questioned in connection with a fire at a Bus Eireann depot in Thurles.

The blaze broke out at around 2.30 yesterday afternoon at the maintenance yard on Abbey Road.

Four out of commission buses were burnt out in the fire – it’s the second blaze at the depot this year.

Gardai viewed CCTV footage of the area – a 17 year old and a 24 year old were arrested in connection with the arson attack last night.

According to the Garda Press Office the pair are still being held at Thurles Garda station.