Fire in bedroom at Lotus Heights house


A local fire crew responded to a report of a fire at a semi-detached house at Lotus Heights, Banbridge on Thursday around 6pm.

The occupier extinguished the small fire in a bedroom before the crew arrived.

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus ventilated the smoke from the premises.

A sounding smoke alarm alerted the occupier to the fire. The cause of the fire appeared to be accidental.