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Three rescued from Westmeath house fire overnight

Gardaí don’t believe the fire was started in suspicious circumstances.

Image: Sam Boal/Photocall Ireland

THREE PEOPLE WERE rescued from a house fire in Kinnegad, Westmeath overnight.

It’s understood that the building was completely destroyed by the blaze.

Three units of Mullingar fire brigade were called to the scene at around 5:30 this morning.

Gardaí say they do not believe the fire was stared in suspicious circumstances.

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