22 November 2021
Group Commander David Nichol, Northern Ireland Fire & Rescue Service said:
“Firefighters from across Northern Ireland are currently tackling a major fire at industrial premises, previously known as Fleming Poultry, Ballymena Road, Ballymoney.
“Currently over 100 Firefighters, including 9 Officers, 15 Pumping Appliances and 10 Specialist Appliances are on scene dealing with the incident.
“NIFRS has declared this a ‘Major Incident’ and has put arrangements in place to maintain emergency response cover across Northern Ireland.
“NIFRS is asking local residents to remain in their homes and to keep doors and windows closed.
“The cause of fire is under investigation.”