Sailor dies in freak accident
Published 04/07/2011 | 05:00
AN experienced sailor died in a freak accident after he fell overboard while trying to free a rope that had become tangled in his boat's propeller on Saturday.
Johnny Curry, in his mid-60s, ran boat tours between his home on Rathlin Island and Ballycastle in Co Antrim.
Meanwhile, gardai are not treating as suspicious the death of a man whose body was found on a beach in Co Kerry on Saturday.
The body was discovered on Ballinskelligs beach. He had been reported missing to local gardai and is believed to have died suddenly.