Gardaí are investigating a fatal house fire at Church Street, Cavan. The fire was reported by neighbours at 2.15pm today, 30th November and emergency services were contacted and went to the scene.
The body of a woman in her 70s was discovered in the house. The woman's body has been taken to Cavan General Hospital where a post-mortem examination will be carried out. A technical examination of the scene will be carried out later.