Exclusive reports are that the couple who live on Crusader Way off Lyndhurst Avenue in George Town were trapped in their home after a fire broke out shortly after 9:00pm.
An astute young man who lives in the area was outside when he noticed the flames and called 911. Fire rescue then attempted to knock on the door without success. They immediately sprung into action and kicked the door down in order to rescue the elderly couple.
The occupants are said to have been checked out by medical personnel and are going to be fine despite the extent of the damage to their home.
EMS and police services also attended the scene.