A 95-YEAR-OLD WOMAN has died in a house fire in Longford.
Emergency services were alerted shortly after midnight last night to the fire at a house in Barry.
The town is located close to the county’s border with Westmeath.
It is understood it took a number of hours to bring the fire under control.
The woman’s remains have been removed from the scene to Midlands Regional Hospital, where a post-mortem will be carried out.