Northern Ireland

Man in his 70s dies in fire at home near Kells

Woodgreen Road
Image caption The fire was at Woodgreen Road near Kells

A pensioner has died in an overnight fire at his bungalow near Kells in County Antrim.

The man was 73 and lived on the Woodgreen Road. Emergency services received a call about the fire at 0242 BST on Tuesday.

It is believed the fire - which destroyed the bungalow - started in the living-room. It is not thought to have been deliberate.

The man's name has not yet been released.