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Woman dies in house fire in Tipperary

Emergency services were alerted at 2.30pm on Wednesday afternoon but were unable to save the 67-year-old woman.

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A WOMAN HAS died in a house fire in Tipperary.

The body of the 67-year-old woman was found at the house in Lorrha after the blaze broke out on Wednesday afternoon.

Gardaí and the fire brigade were called to the scene at approximately 2.30pm but were unable to rescue the woman.

There was nobody else in the house at the time.

Gardaí have said that the fire is not being treated as suspicious.

The woman’s body was removed to the morgue at University Hospital Limerick where a post-mortem will be carried out.

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