He was in a critical condition hospital.

A man in his 20s who was in a critical condition at the Midland Regional Hospital Tullamore has died.

He had been a resident in emergency accommodation in Tullamore, Co. Offaly.

Two woman died earlier this week after they were found at the same hostel. The tragic deaths involve a woman in her late teens and a woman aged 44.

A fourth person – a man in his early 30’s- who had been receiving medical attention at the Midland Regional Hospital Tullamore, has been released form medical care.

Gardaí in Tullamore investigating the unexplained deaths have carried out searches at locations in Tullamore and Portarlington, Co. Laois.

A garda investigation is underway.