Three treated in Cookstown for smoke inhalation after house fire

Firefighters from Cookstown extinguished the blaze
Firefighters from Cookstown extinguished the blaze

Three people had to received treatment for smoke inhalation after a house fire in Cookstown.

Firefighters responded to a fire at an end-terrace house at Church Street in the town on Monday evening.

Wearing breathing apparatus they used a hosereel jet to extinguish the blaze.

A 50-year-old woman, a 49-year-old man and a 16-year-old youth received oxygen therapy from FRS for mild smoke inhalation at the scene.

A 43-year-old woman suffered mild smoke inhalation but did not want treatment.

Fire crews from Cookstown station attended the incident.