Man dies in Letterkenny house fire

Thursday 20 December 2012 23.22
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Gardaí do not believe the fire was suspicious
Gardaí do not believe the fire was suspicious
The man is believed to have lived alone at the house
The man is believed to have lived alone at the house

A 69-year-old man has died in a house fire overnight in Letterkenny, Co Donegal.

The man is understood to have lived alone at the house at Glenkeo, on the outskirts of the town.

The fire was spotted by a passer-by, who alerted the emergency services.

Gardaí are not treating the blaze as suspicious.