Fire at Denbigh nursing home

An investigation is underway into the cause of a fire at a nursing home in Trefnant, near Denbigh.

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Investigation into nursing home fire

The fire was concentrated on the upper left wing of the building Credit: Geoff Abbott

Firefighters are damping down after a fire at Hafod-Y-Green nursing home in Trefnant near Denbigh.

Thirty one residents were evacuated when the fire broke out at around 5.30pm yesterday.

An investigation is underway into the cause of the fire, but it's understood the fire predominantly affected the roof of the building.

Nursing home fire

A fire at a nursing home in Trefnant, near Denbigh, has been brought under control, after it was tackled by six crews. Firefighters from St Asaph, Rhyl, Denbigh, Abergele and Prestatyn were sent to the scene after the alarm was raised just after 5.30pm.

All 31 residents were evacuated safely from the building. Staff from North Wales Fire and Rescue Service are working with the Welsh Ambulance Service NHS Trust to find alternative accommodation for the residents. It's understood the fire predominantly affected the roof of the building.

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