Man dies following fatal fire at caravan site in Dublin
A garda investigation has been launched following the death of a man in a mobile home on Wednesday afternoon.
Firefighters and gardaí were called to the scene at Chianti Park, Brittas at 2.30pm today.
The unidentified body of a male was found inside the caravan. He was later moved to Tallaght Hospital where a post-mortem is expected to take place to determine the cause of death.
The results of this will determine the direction of the investigation.
However a source said that it is not believed to be suspicious.
The scene is being preserved overnight and a technical examination will take place.
Our thoughts are with the family, friends and neighbours of the man who passed away following a fire today in Brittas. 3 units attended. pic.twitter.com/D8bez5EBOc— Dublin Fire Brigade (@DubFireBrigade) November 23, 2016
Dublin Fire Brigade confirmed that they attended the scene.
They tweeted: "Our thoughts are with the family, friends and neighbours of the man who passed away following a fire today in Brittas. 3 units attended."