Northern Ireland

North Street, Belfast: Man in hospital after fire at shop

North Street fire Image copyright PAcemaker
Image caption Firefighters rescued a man from the shop in North Street

A man has been taken to hospital after a fire at a shop in Belfast city centre.

Eight fire engines were sent to the blaze at the fishing tackle shop on North Street shortly after 09:00 GMT on Tuesday.

Four firefighters had to rescue the man from the building. The fire was put out at about 10:30 GMT.

The cause of the fire is still being investigated.