A 49 year old man has died following a house fire in Coolshaghtena, Weekfield, Roscommon.
The fire was reported to the Gardai at approximately 8.45pm last night, Sunday March 30. The man, who has not been named yet, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The house has been sealed off for a technical examination and the body remains at the scene. No one else was in the house at the time of the fire.