North East Wales

Flintshire woman saved from Connah's Quay flat fire

North Wales Fire and Rescue sign on fire engine

Firefighters have rescued a woman from a third-floor flat fire at Connah's Quay in Flintshire.

The blaze broke out at the Bethel Place property at about 19:20 BST on Friday.

Officers from the North Wales Fire and Rescue Service used breathing apparatus to enter the building and rescue the female casualty, who was treated at the scene.

An investigation is now underway into the cause of the fire.