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Woman, 75, left homeless after bungalow blaze
12:24pm Saturday 22nd February 2014 in News
AN ELDERLY woman has been left homeless after her home caught alight in the early hours.
When officers arrived at the scene the incident commander reported the roof was completely alight and the ground floor and kitchen was also affected.
The blaze was extinguished by around 7:25 however firefighters remained on site until 8:45am to ensure no hot-spots remained.
No one was injured but a 75-year-old woman has been left homeless.