Man dies following fire at derelict building in Co Tipperary

Firefighters were called to the site of a disused pub early this morning

Man dies following fire at derelict building in Co Tipperary

Photo: Sam Boal/RollingNews.ie

A man in his 40s has died after a fire in a derelict building in Nenagh in Co Tipperary.

The body was discovered after firefighters were called to the site of a disused pub on Kenyon Street in the town at around 1am this morning.

A second man who was in the building at the time managed to escape.

The scene has been preserved for a technical examination.