Northern Ireland

Man, 91, dies in Ballygawley house fire

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Image caption Firefighters discovered the man's body in the house

A 91-year-old man has been found dead following a fire in County Tyrone.

Police were called to the house in Knock Crescent, Ballygawley, just before 13:00 GMT on Thursday.

The fire started in the living room of the house but had burnt itself out by the time firefighters arrived.

It is understood that the fire was accidental.