Gardai bravely rescue man trapped in blazing house
Gardai rescued a man trapped in a house fire in the early hours of Friday morning.
The incident occurred at 2:45am at a house in Upper Bree, Castleblayney, Co. Monaghan.
Two gardai from Castleblayney Garda Station attended the scene to found a man in his 40s trapped in an upper room.
They used a nearby ladder to rescue the man before he was treated at the scene by ambulance.
He was not taken to hospital.