South West Wales

Two prisoners in hospital after HMP Swansea cell fires

Swansea Prison

Two inmates have been taken to hospital after two cell fires at Swansea Prison.

Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service, the Ambulance Service and police went to the prison at about 17:55 GMT on Friday.

A Prison Service spokesman said staff responded quickly to put the fires out, there were no injuries to staff and no wider disruption was caused to the prison.

The prisoners were taken to the city's Morriston Hospital as a precaution.