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Last Updated: Thursday, 28 September 2006, 06:32 GMT 07:32 UK
Man hurt and dog killed in fire
A man was injured and a dog killed in a house fire in north Devon.

Firefighters were called to the mid-terraced property in Burrough Road in Northam near Bideford in the early hours of the morning.

Devon Fire and Rescue man said the man escaped from the burning first-floor bedroom before crews arrived.

He was taken to hospital with head and leg injuries, but his condition was not known. The cause of the fire is being investigated.




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