Tuesday 23 January 2018

Man dies after house fire in Rathmines area of Dublin

The blaze occurred in a house on Grove Road in the Rathmines area of Dublin
The blaze occurred in a house on Grove Road in the Rathmines area of Dublin

A man has died in a house fire, gardai have said.

The blaze occurred in a house on Grove Road in the Rathmines area of Dublin.

Gardai said emergency services were alerted at about 8am.

Three people were taken from the house and rushed to St James's Hospital where one man was subsequently pronounced dead.

Gardai said it is understood the two other people were not seriously injured.

Crews from Dublin Fire Brigade based in Dolphin's Barn and Donnybrook and three ambulances attended the scene.

Press Association

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