Man and woman's bodies found at County Limerick farm

An investigation is under way after the bodies of a man and a woman were discovered at a farmhouse in County Limerick.

The bodies were found at around 03:00 local time in an upstairs bedroom of the house at Boolaglass, Askeaton.

It is understood they had been there for some time.

The man is believed to be in his mid 50s, and the woman in her early 60s. They are not believed to have been from the area.