Northern Ireland

Man found dead after fire at house on Dagger Road in Lisburn

Scene of Lisburn fatal fire
Image caption The man was found dead at the house on Saturday morning

An elderly man has died after a fire at a house in Lisburn, County Antrim.

The man's body was discovered at the house on the Dagger Road on Saturday morning.

A PSNI spokesman said detectives are investigating the circumstances of the fire.

They have appealed for anyone who was in the area between 19:00 GMT on Friday and 10:00 GMT on Saturday and has any information to contact them.

The man's name has not yet been released.