The fire broke out in the early hours of Thursday morning
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Newcastle: Fire crews rescue man from top floor flat

A man has been rescued after a fire broke out at a block of flats in Newcastle, County Down.

It happened at Burrendale Park at about 03:30 GMT on Thursday.

The Fire Service said residents had a lucky escape after the blaze started in oil tanks at the back of the block of flats.

Video courtesy of Criostoir Ó Hamiltun.

  • 08 Dec 2016