Man (60s) killed in Dublin house fire

The fire broke out at a house in Clontarf early on Friday afternoon.
Man (60s) killed in Dublin house fire

Dominic McGrath, PA

A man has died following a house fire in Dublin.

The fire broke out at a house in the Belgrove Road area of Clontarf early on Friday afternoon.

Gardaí arrived on the scene at 12.40pm and the fire was extinguished by Dublin Fire Brigade.

The man, aged in his 60s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

A post-mortem is expected to be carried out and the man’s body has been removed to the morgue.

No one else was injured in the blaze.

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