Shed fire leaves two in hospital

Shed fire leaves two in hospital

Two people have been taken to hospital following a shed / barn fire on the Cushendall Road, outside Rathkenny, Ballymena.  

One male was flown to the Royal Victoria Hospital by air ambulance and a female transferred by road to Antrim Area Hospital.

Six Fire Appliances are currently in attendance – 2 from Ballymena Fire Station, 2 from Kilrea Fire Station and 1 each from Cushendall and Coleraine Fire Stations.

A police spokesperson said "Diversions in place at the Cushendall Road and the Drumagrove Road & the Glenravel Road and the Islandstown Road. Please seek alternative main routes for their journey."

Geoffrey Moffett

Written by Geoffrey Moffett

Content Creator for Causeway Coast Community.
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