NIFRS responded to a fire at a mid-terraced bungalow at Ard Na Smoll, Dungiven on Saturday 28th January 2017. Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used a hosereel jet and a covering jet to extinguish the blaze.
A 90-year-old man was self-rescued before arrival of FRS. Firefighters administered First Aid for smoke inhalation at the scene.
He was taken to hospital by ambulance. Fire crews from Dungiven, Limavady and Maghera stations attended the incident.