A woman was forced to flee a house following a separate fire in the town
One person has been taken to hospital following two house fires in Drogheda this morning.
The male victim, who sustained a head injury, escaped a blaze at a home on Patrick Street at around 8am.
It is understood he is also being treated for smoke inhalation.
Earlier, a woman was forced to flee after a house on George's Street caught fire.
The blaze, which broke out at around 4am, is understood to have badly damaged the building.