Sunday 24 September 2017

Man dies after falling into River Liffey

THE body of a man was removed from the River Liffey in the centre of Dublin early this morning.

The alarm was raised at around 11pm last night when a man, believed to be in his early 20s, was seen falling into the river at Wellington Quay.

Emergency services were called and a search took place.

A body was recovered at around 1am.

In a separate incident earlier in the night, a man was rescued from the Liffey at the Ha'penny Bridge and taken to St James's hospital.

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