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Man dies in tragic Dublin house blaze

A man died tragically following a house fire in the Dublin suburb of Blanchardstown last night. Firefighters from Phibsboro and Blanchardstown rushed to the scene of the fire shortly before 10pm.

A Garda investigation is now underway into the blaze at Whitestown Avenue, in Clonsilla on the capital’s westside.

The remains of the victim are at the scene, which has been preserved for forensic technical examination.