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Victim of Castlebar house fire has been named locally

The man who died in a house fire in Castlebar on Sunday night has been named locally as 69-year old Jimmy Gleeson.

Mr Gleeson lived alone in an apartment on Station Road.

His body was recovered by fire personnel after a neighbour raised the alarm on Sunday night.

It’s understood Mr Gleeson was a native of Co Wexford who had been living in Mayo for a number of years and was a former lorry driver.




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