Body found in search for missing hillwalker in Kerry
The body of a hillwalker who went missing on Mount Brandon in Co Kerry has been found.
Gardai said he was found at around 5pm today and "nothing suspicious" is suspected.
The man, aged 63 and from the UK, failed to return to his car on Tuesday evening.
He set out for his walk alone at around 11am and his concerned wife contacted Kerry Mountain Rescue when she didn't hear from him after 3pm.
The statement read: "A male(63 years) went missing yesterday on Mount Brandon, found deceased at approx 5pm today nothing suspicious."
Kerry Mountain Rescue and Dingle Coastguard began looking for the man yesterday evening but the search had to be called off overnight due to heavy fog.
The search resumed this morning.