The man in his 80s was found dead at the scene
A forensic examination is set to be carried out at the scene of a fatal house fire in Longford.
A man in his 80s lost his life in the fire at Ballinalee.
Emergency services were called to the scene at around 8pm last night.
A post mortem on the man's remains is expected to be carried out today.
At this stage there is nothing to suggest the fire started suspiciously.