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Pictured: Smouldering remains of derelict property as police investigate Portadown fire

Photo: Collie Breen

This is what was left following a fire at a derelict property on the outskirts of Portadown on Saturday.

Emergency services battled the blaze at the vacant property on the Loughgall Road throughout the afternoon.

Smouldering remains is all what was left of a property which was lain derelict for a number of years.

The cause of the fire remains unknown at this stage, however, police confirmed to Armagh I that enquiries were ongoing at this stage.

The road had been closed to traffic in both directions as a result of the fire which completed gutted what was left of the inside of the house, which was last lived almost 10 years ago.

Loughgall Road Portadown police

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