Gardai probe Edgeworthstown fire

Garda� are appealing for witnesses to the incident
Gardai have appealed for the public’s help after a fire ripped through a house in Edgeworthstown during the early hours of this morning (Wednesday), writes Liam Cosgrove.

Gardai have appealed for the public’s help after a fire ripped through a house in Edgeworthstown during the early hours of this morning (Wednesday), writes Liam Cosgrove.

No one was hurt in the blaze which broke out at a premises at Tinnynarr, just off the old N4 route in the townjust before 12:30am.

A number of fire crews from the local area managed to bring the fire under control, but were unable to save the house which was completely gutted as a result.

The owner’s of the house were not at home at the time and it’s understood gardai are keeping an open mind as to what may have caused the blaze.

As such, gardai have launched an appeal for information. Witnesses are asked to contact either Edgeworthstown (043) 6671002 or Granard Garda Stations (043) 6686512.