Man killed in Co Kerry house fire

Saturday 15 February 2014 23.07
The man's body has been taken to Kerry General Hospital in Tralee
The man's body has been taken to Kerry General Hospital in Tralee

A 54-year-old man has died in a fire at a house in Co Kerry.

Emergency services were called to the house at Lackbrooder, Knocknagoshel at around 6pm yesterday evening.

The body of the man was removed to Kerry General Hospital, where a post mortem examination will be carried out.

There was nobody else in the house at the time of the fire.

The scene has been preserved for a technical examination.