Wednesday 24 January 2018

Garda probe into sudden death of teen (19)

Gardai are investigating the sudden death of a teenager in Co Wicklow.

The 19-year-old was rushed to Naas General Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Gardai were subsequently informed.

It is understood he was discovered at a premises in Blessington, Co Wicklow, earlier today.

The teenager was not the victim of an assault, and violence is not suspected.

A garda spokesperson confirmed an investigation is underway to establish the circumstances surrounding the death.

“We would carry out such investigations in all deaths that are reported as sudden,” he added.

Irish Independent

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