Monday 23 April 2018

Gardai investigating death of man (40s) at Dublin hospital

Tallaght Hospital
Tallaght Hospital
Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

Gardai are investigating after a man died at Tallaght University Hospital yesterday.

The man (40s) was pronounced dead at the A&E department at approximately 5:30pm.

Gardai said that a post-mortem will be carried out to establish the cause of death, however foul play is not suspected.

In a statement Tallaght University Hospital said:

“Tallaght University Hospital can confirm that a person passed away in the waiting area of the Hospital’s Emergency Department yesterday afternoon...

"Management at the Hospital are co-operating with the gardai in their investigations and an internal review will also be initiated immediately into the circumstances of the incident. The Hospital would like to extend their condolences to the family of the deceased."

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