Northern Ireland

Woman, 42, dies after house fire in Windmill Heights, Enniskillen

Experts enter house where woman died
An investigation is under way to establish the cause of the fire

The 42-year woman who died after a house fire in Enniskillen has been named locally as Catherine Williamson.

Firefighters were called to her house at Windmill Heights just before 22:00 BST on Friday after a fire alarm went off and smoke was seen at a window.

Two neighbours rushed to the house with a ladder. However they were unable to help as the smoke was too thick.

Firefighters brought the woman out of a bedroom and rushed to hospital, but she was pronounced dead a short time later.

Mrs Williamson was a mother and grandmother.

The fire service has confirmed two fire alarms in the house were working. They are currently trying to establish how the fire started.