The body of a woman in her 60s has been found at a house at St John’s Park in Waterford city.

The woman’s body was discovered by the Fire Brigade at around 6pm at Killure Grove.

She was pronounced dead at the scene and her body was removed to Waterford Regional Hospital where a post-mortem examination will be carried out tomorrow.

Gardaí are investigating the incident and the area has been sealed-off for a technical examination.