Woman pulled from house blaze in Northumberland

The GNAAS helicopter at Allendale
The GNAAS helicopter at Allendale

A woman who was pulled from a house fire in Northumberland has been airlifted to hospital.

The woman, in her 60s, was put into an induced coma at the scene at Allendale yesterday by a Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) doctor-led trauma team before being flown to Newcastle’s Royal Victoria Infirmary.

She arrived in a severe but stable condition.

The air ambulance service had been called at 4.09pm.