Date Published : January 23rd, 2014 Published By : admin
An elderly woman has died following a house fire in Co Longford overnight. The incident happened in the village of Barry at around midnight, close to the Westmeath border. Fire crews from Ballymahon and Lanesboro were alerted to the incident.
Longford County Fire Service managed to bring the blaze under control some time later and the fire was extinguished shortly after 3am..
Gardai are investigating the cause of the fire.
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