Man, 73, dies in house fire
An elderly man has died in a house fire. The 73-year-old man was found dead downstairs in a house in St Mary's Park, Limerick city, at about midnight.
The Fire Service and gardai were alerted to the blaze at about 11.40pm last night and a number of units attended the home on St Munchin Street.
The fire is not being treated as suspicious.