A man in his eighties has died following a house fire in Graignamanagh overnight.
The alarm was raised around midnight.
A woman in her fifties, who also lived in the house, is in hospital where she is being treated for injuries. They are understood not to be life-threatening.
Gardaí remain at the scene and are carrying out examinations but they are not treating the fire as suspicious.
It is believed that the fire was a tragic accident.