Man dies following house fire in Waterford 3 months ago

Man dies following house fire in Waterford

Tragic news.

A man has died following a house fire in Waterford early on Saturday morning.

Gardaí in Waterford are investigating the sudden death of a man in his late 70s following the house fire.

Shortly before 5am on Saturday morning, Gardaí attended the scene of a house fire at Ballytruckle Court in Waterford City.

The body of a man in his late 70s was removed from the house and taken to University Hospital where a post-mortem examination will be carried out.

The fire was brought under control by local Fire Services.

Gardaí have said that foul play is not suspected at this time.