Belfast Telegraph

Woman, 38, dies in house blaze

A 38-year-old woman has died in a house fire in Co Sligo.

Gardai in Ballymote are investigating the circumstances surrounding the blaze, which broke out around 5.45am in Marren Park.

There were no other occupants in the house.

Gardai said the woman's body remains at the scene and is expected to be removed to Sligo General Hospital later on Friday morning.

"The scene is currently preserved pending a Garda technical examination," said a spokesman.

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