A man in his 30s has died in a house fire in Co Kerry.

Gardaí were called to the scene at around 10am by the local fire service.

The body of the man was found by the Fire Brigade. The house at Lisheen, Gneeveguilla, has been extensively damaged by fire.

The scene was sealed-off for a technical examination.

Gardaí at Kanturk are investigating the blaze.