Gardai and Emergency services were called to the scene of a house fire yesterday evening in Lahardane.

2 units of Mayo Fire Service were alerted just after 8:45pm to a house fire at Knockfarnaught.

On arrival, the Incident Commander notice that the occupied dwelling, comprising of a number of linked mobile homes, was well alight and also  received confirmation that there were no persons in the dwelling.

Breathing Apparatus teams were then committed and the fire was brought under control quickly. 

The Ambulance Service treated a member of the public for smoke inhalation before conveying them to Mayo University Hospital.


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