Fire crews from the Cork City Fire Brigade are tonight battling a blaze in the Whites Cross area.
Crews are attempting to put out a number of hay bales that are on fire in a field in the area.
Photos from the scene show the hay bales ablaze in the field.
In a Tweet, Cork City Fire Brigade said:
“Crews from our Anglesea Street and Ballyvolane Stations are currently at bales of hay on fire in the Whites Cross area.
“We have a water tender, water tanker and a 4x4 jeep in attendance.”