WATCH - Derry city centre fire

A fire took place at a house in Derry city centre on Friday afternoon.

Friday, 10th June 2016, 5:18 pm
Updated Monday, 13th June 2016, 12:58 pm
Fire-fighters arrive at the scene of a house fire in Derry city centre.
Fire-fighters arrive at the scene of a house fire in Derry city centre.

At least two Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service (N.I.F.R.S.) fire appliances attended the scene.

The ‘Journal’ understands the house was successfully evacuated.

One eye witness described what they saw.

Fire-fighters arrive at the scene of a house fire in Derry city centre.

“I heard a loud bang and then I saw flames and smoke,” said the woman.

“One minute it was quiet and then the next all I could see was flames and smoke.

“As the fire continued to burn I could still hear loud bangs - I am not too sure what they were.”

Fire-fighters arrive at the scene of a house fire in Derry city centre.