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Thursday 1 June 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# House Fire

Last month
May 2023
# Farrihy
Elderly woman dies following house fire in west Clare
The house was extensively damaged in the blaze.
This year
# conor downey
Man who died in Cork house fire named as convicted killer Conor Downey
The fire at Downey’s home in West Douglas in Cork broke out shortly after 3pm yesterday.
# Waterford
Body discovered at scene of house fire in Tramore, Co Waterford
The scene at the house is currently being preserved for technical examination.
# Portadown
Man arrested after death of a 37-year-old woman in a house fire in Co Armagh
The 25-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of murder, attempted murder, and arson with intent to endanger life.
# Portadown
Murder investigation launched after woman dies in house fire in Co Armagh
Police received a report of a house fire in the Church Street area of Portadown at around 2.15am this morning.
Last year
90-year-old man dies in Cork house fire
The body of the pensioner, who lived alone, was recovered from the semi-detached home in Carrigaline.
# House Fire
Woman in her 70s dies in Roscommon house fire
The fire happened at a house in Ballaghdereen yesterday evening.
# Killarney
Gardaí praised for 'quick thinking' after rescuing woman from a housefire in Co Kerry
The woman in her 60s was found ‘conscious but motionless’ by gardaí.
# doochary
Man arrested after body of woman (80s) discovered following Donegal house fire
The fire broke out this afternoon at a house in the Doochary area of Donegal.
# screggan
Man (60s) dies in Co Offaly house fire
Gardaí said nobody else was injured in the incident.
# Fire
Eighth child confirmed dead in Philadelphia house fire that killed 12 people
The city’s fire department deputy commissioner said it was too early to say what caused the blaze, but that his department was investigating.
All time
# Clontarf
Man found dead after Dublin house fire
The fire broke out at a house in Clontarf early on Friday afternoon.
# London
Two children and two women die in house fire in London
Firefighters were called to the blaze in Bexleyheath in south-east London yesterday evening.
# Ballinasloe
Witness appeal as man and woman found dead in Co Roscommon house fire
The house fire broke out at Gurth in Ballinasloe at around 2am this morning.
# Sheepmoor Gardens
Man (40s) dies in Blanchardstown house fire
Dublin Fire Brigade said two people were safely rescued from the house in the Sheepmore Gardens area.
# Portmarnock
Man and woman found dead after house fire in Dublin
The blaze happened at a house in Portmarnock last night.
# ballyleague
Man (60s) killed in house fire in Co Roscommon
The incident happened at a house in Ballyleague shortly before midnight.
# Louth
TD condemns 'evil' attack on family home in Drogheda
A woman (30) and her young children were safely removed from the house.
# Roscrea
Gardaí investigating after man dies in Tipperary house fire
The fire took place in the early hours of this morning.
# Clontygora Court
'Appalling': Local TD condemns suspected arson attack in Dundalk
The house, in Clontygora Court, caught fire at around 3.35am this morning.
# Dundalk
'A despicable attack': Investigation launched after suspected arson attack on garda's home
Significant damage was caused to the outside of the house, but nobody was injured.
# Limerick
Woman (60s) dies in house fire in Co Limerick
Two units of Kilmallock Fire Service attended the scene after receiving a 999 alert at 13.01 pm.
# Rathgar
Man due in court over 2018 house fire which resulted in death of 44-year-old man
The fire occurred at Oakland’s Terrace, Rathgar at around 3am on Tuesday 21 August 2018.
# House Fire
Residents evacuated as fire crews attend scene of 'large domestic house fire' in Navan
Local fire crews from Navan and Trim attended the blaze.
# Kilcock
Garda 'firmly believe' people may have information over 1987 house fire that killed adult and two kids
On the 32nd anniversary of the fire in Kilcock, gardaí have issued a public appeal for information.
# ballytruckle
Man (70s) dies following early morning house fire in Waterford
The fire was brought under control by local fire services.
# rathmullen park
Four teens arrested over house fire in Drogheda
The fire took place in July in Rathmullen Park.
# Halifax
Seven children from the same family die in Canadian house fire
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said “words fail when children are taken from us too soon”.
# staffordshire
Two people arrested over UK house fire that killed four children
Emergency services were called to the blaze in the Highfields area of Stafford at 2.40am on Tuesday.
# highfields
Four children who died in house fire in Staffordshire in UK overnight are named
Emergency services were called to the blaze in the Highfields area of Stafford at 2.40am.
# highfields
Four children have died in a house fire in Staffordshire in the UK
Two adults and another child are being treated in hospital and their injuries are believed to be non life-threatening.
# BallyjamesDuff
Two arrests over death of man in Cavan house fire last August
Oliver Murray died at the house fire in Ballyjamesduff last August.
# booterstown
Body of elderly man discovered following house fire at property in south Dublin
The fire started at an address at Merrion Road near Booterstown at around 3 o’clock this afternoon.
# Dunmanway
Gardaí investigate after man (40s) killed in house fire in Cork
The man’s body was discovered shortly after 10.30am this morning.
# Tyrone
Man (20s) dies in house fire during early hours of the morning
The fire broke out at around 2.30am this morning on Queens Avenue, Cookstown.
# knocktopher
Elderly man dies following house fire in Co Kilkenny
The fire was discovered at around 7pm at a house in Knocktopher.
# Meelick
Elderly man dies after suffering 'extensive burns' at house fire in Co Clare
The man’s son was also injured during the incident.
# Meelick
Men rushed to hospital after son tries to save father after he fell into fire
One man suffered extensive burn injuries.
# greater manchester
Murder investigation launched after 3 children die in house fire
A three-year-old girl is currently in a critical condition and a 35-year-old woman is currently in a serious condition in hospital.
# Kells
Man in his 40s dies after house fire in Meath
Two other people have been taken to hospital.