Northern Ireland

Woman dies in Donegal house fire

A woman has died in a house fire in Donegal.

The blaze broke out at her home at Dunmore Lane, Falcarragh, on Saturday at about 21:30 BST.

The woman, who was 40 years old and lived alone, was found dead in the hallway of the house.

Irish police are examining the scene and a post-mortem examination is due to be carried out later. Police believe the fire was a tragic accident.