Gardai investigating flat fire in Letterkenny

Gardai have launched an investigation after a woman and her nephew were rescued after their flat caught fire.

The incident happened yesterday evening at the Westside Apartments off Letterkenny’s Main Street.

Martin Toye and his auntie were taken to safety once fire crews had extinguished the blaze.

Speaking on the Shaun Doherty Show, Martin said he and his aunt had a lucky escape: