FIVE people have been taken to hospital after a house fire yesterday evening.

Emergency services were called to Dan-Y-Darren in Llanbradach at about 5.30pm.

One casualty was flown by an air ambulance to Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham.

All the casualties had suffered burns.

A spokesman from Welsh Ambulance said: "We received a report at about 5.30pm.

"An air ambulance was also called, where a casualty was taken to Birmingham.

"The other casualties were taken to Morriston Hospital, Royal Gwent Hospital and University of Wales Hospital."