Girl, aged 12, sadly dies after house fire in Ballymena

  • 30 September 2020

For Page Image - Crest centred.png

Police can confirm that a girl, aged 12, has sadly died following a fire at a house in Staffa Drive in Ballymena this evening, Wednesday 30th September. 

Chief Inspector William Calderwood said: “Police received a report of the fire at around 5:50pm. Tragically, the girl died at the scene.

“A man who was in the house was taken to hospital for treatment. 

“The cause of the fire has not yet been determined and will be subject to investigation, in liaison with the Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service.

“There are no further details at this time.”

Keeping People Safe