Elderly man taken to hospital after fire

Fire Service
Fire Service

An elderly man suffered smoke inhalation following a house fire in Lisburn, last week.

NIFRS responded to a report of a fire at a terraced house at Ballyknockan Park in Knockmore, Lisburn last Thursday night around 8.40pm.

The small grill pan fire was out on arrival of FRS.

The 78-year-old man was taken to hospital by ambulance.

Firefighters ventilated the smoke from the premises.

Sounding smoke alarm alerted occupier to the fire. Fire crews from Lisburn station attended the incident.