Woman rescued from house fire in Derry

A woman has been rescued from a fire at a house in Derry.

The blaze broke out at the property in Ardfoyle in the Brandywell on yesterday evening.

The fire service found the woman, who is aged in her thirties, in an upstairs bedroom and took her to safety. Her condition is unknown at this stage.

Six firefighters wearing breathing apparatus were involved in the rescue. The fire started in the living room and the cause is being investigated.