Man and woman killed in house fires in Sligo and Antrim
Published 03/11/2006 | 10:24
A man and a woman have died in separate overnight house fires in Co Sligo and Antrim town.
The man, who was in his late 60s, died in a fire at his house in Cregg, near Rosses Point, which broke out at around 9pm last night.
The woman, meanwhile, died in a fire at her flat in Antrim at around 2.30am.
She was found dead in a bedroom by firefighters called to extinguish the blaze.
Separate investigations are underway into the cause of both blazes.