Woman and girl die in home blaze
Published 14/09/2013 | 15:06
A girl aged nine and a woman aged 87 have died in a house fire in Co Wexford.
Emergency services were called to a house near Enniscorthy at around 12.30am to tackle the blaze.
The woman who died was living in the house.
The nine-year-old girl was staying in the house with her mother and her mother's partner.
The child's mother and her partner were returning to the house from a night out when they discovered the fire, according to RTE.
The woman's partner, a man in his 50s, tried to get in to the house, and was injured. He is being treated in hospital in St Vincent's University Hospital, Dublin.