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Man in his 90s killed in overnight house fire

The fire broke out early this morning, according to authorities. Police don’t believe the death is suspicious.

Hillsborough Road
Hillsborough Road
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THE PSNI IS investigating, after a man in his 90s was killed in a house fire in the Hillsborough Road area of Carryduff, south of Belfast.

The fire broke out early this morning.

According to a statement from the force:

“The exact cause of the fire is under investigation however at this time police do not believe there are any suspicious circumstances.”

Carryduff is a small town in Co Down, around 10km from Belfast.

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