A man has been taken to hospital after a structure fire at Rocherlea overnight
The fire, in an industrial area at 296 George Town Road, was first reported about 9pm Tuesday.
On arrival, Tasmania Fire Service and police found a large shed alight.
TFS crews were able to gain control of the fire, extinguishing the blaze.
A man who lived in the area was taken to Launceston General Hospital for assessment, due to smoke inhalation.
George Town Road remained closed for a number of hours.
The cause of the fire is not yet known, with investigators expected to return to the scene today.
IN OTHER NEWS:
Sign up to one of our newsletters: