Two men dead following house fire in Kildare

Emergency services were called to the scene in the early hours of this morning

Two men dead following house fire in Kildare

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Two men have died after a fire at a house in Kildare.

The alarm was raised in Tully East, Kildare Town at 2.40am this morning.

Three units of the fire service attended the scene and the bodies of two men - one in his 70s and one as his 30s - were discovered in the house.

An investigation has been launched into the cause of the fire.

The scene has been preserved for a technical examination.