UPDATE: Woman (42) dies in house fire in Enniskillen
Published: 13 Oct 2012 15:30
A 42-year-old woman has died following a fire at a house in Windmill Heights, Enniskillen.
It is understood the blaze occured in the bedroom of the end-terrace house just before 10pm last night (Friday).
The woman was taken to South West Acute Hospital where she later died.
Investigations into what caused the fire are continuing.
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