West Belfast fire: Woman in critical condition with severe burns

West Belfast fire: Woman in critical condition with severe burns

Fire at Ardnaclowney House

A woman in her 60s is in a critical condition after suffering severe burns in a fire at her home in west Belfast.

The fire happened at a flat in Ardnaclowney House, a sheltered housing complex off Beechmount Avenue.

Police and the fire service attended the scene after the fire broke out in the woman’s top-floor flat on Sunday afternoon.

The fire service said that the fire was “accidental” and was discovered in the flat’s kitchen.

It said that three other residents were treated at the scene for smoke inhalation.

The flat has been cordoned off while an investigation takes place.

Source: BBC News – Northern Ireland

Please follow and like us: