Ardee funeral home fire: Man’s body recovered

Posted under Fatalities on 04 Mar 2014

The body of a 30-year-old man has been recovered following a fire at a coffin-making factory in County Louth in the Republic of Ireland.

The man, who was Lithuanian, worked at Finlay’s Coffin and Casket Services in Ardee.

It is thought that he got trapped when the fire broke out at the factory at 17:15 GMT on Monday.

Police believe the fire was started accidentally. Five fire engines attended the blaze at Tierney Street.

Source: bbc.co.uk