Man suffers facial burns in Koonawarra house fire

A man has been taken to hospital with burns to his face following a house fire at Koonawarra. 

Emergency services were called to reports of a house well alight on Echuca Crescent about 1pm on Sunday.

Six Fire and Rescue NSW trucks and two NSW Ambulance units responded to the incident.

The residents of the house managed to get themselves out.

However, a man in his 60s was taken to Wollongong Hospital suffering from smoke inhalation and minor facial burns.