Sunday 24 September 2017

Man dies in house fire in Cork city today

A MAN in his twenties died in a house fire at Charlemont Terrace, Wellington Road, Cork early today.

The man was found unconscious in the bathroom of the three storey house.



It is understood that the fire broke out in a flat on the top floor of the house.



Three units of the fire brigade fought the blaze which broke out at 4am.



Gardai have cordoned off the area and a forensic examination is underway.



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