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Retired Garda Sergeant dies following house fire in Kilkenny

A retired Garda Sergeant, aged in his 80s, has died following a house fire in the village of Graiguenamanagh, Kilkenny.

The blaze broke out in his bungalow at around midnight.

His daughter, who cares for him, was in the house at the time and was hospitalised with non-life threatening injuries.

A technical examination is underway.

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