Man Dies In Magherafelt House Fire
County Derry Post|27 February 2018

THE wider community of Magherafelt has been plunged into sadness following the death of a local man in a house fire.

Caoimhe Hegarty

The man, who was aged in his 50’s, was last night named locally as Terence McCann.

Firefighters were called to a bungalow on Highfield Road at around 3.30pm on Sunday afternoon after being notified by the PSNI.

Upon arrival at the scene, it was discovered that a small fire in the living room had already burnt itself out and a man had died.

It is believed that Mr McCann was originally from the Randalstown area and had been living in Magherafelt for the past two years.

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