Emergency services dealt with two fires in the Dublin area overnight.

A large fire broke out at an apartment block at Marine Parade in Sandycove at about 1.20am.

Several units of the fire brigade attended the blaze.

Four pump appliances, two aerial appliances and water tankers were used by firefighters.

Nobody was injured in the fire.

Separately, a child was taken to hospital for treatment for smoke inhalation after a house fire in Tallaght.

The fire started at Grangeview Walk at about 4.20am.

Three people were in the house at the time.

Two units of the fire brigade were called to the scene.

Dublin Fire Brigade said it was a busy night for fire and ambulance services.