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Tuesday 22 August 2017

Man (49) dies after farmhouse fire

Blaze broke out in Roscommon last night


A MAN (49) has died after a fire at a farmhouse last night.

Gardai are investigating the blaze at the house in Coolshaghtena, Weekfield, Roscommon.

The fire was reported to the Gardai at approximately 8.45pm. The man was fatally injured in the fire and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The house has been sealed off for a technical examination and the body remains at the scene. 

No one else was in the house at the time of the fire.

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