Belfast Telegraph

Father and daughter die in fire

By Michael McHugh

A 30-year-old man and his five-year-old daughter died in a fire at their home today.

The girl's mother, who is in her late 20s, escaped but is being treated in hospital.

The fire broke out at Killeen Heights in Oakpark, Tralee in Co Kerry, at around 2.20am, police said.

Early indications are that it started accidentally but police are carrying out a full examination. Post mortem examinatioins will be held later.

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