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Thursday 14 December 2017

Grieving mum's warning after drowning toll reaches five

THE mother of Ireland's latest drowning victim has appealed to youngsters to be careful in the water and try to prevent more tragedies.

Ann Harding, from Elphin, Co Roscommon, spoke as the body of her son, Daniel (19), was recovered in the early hours of yesterday at Drinaune Lake, near Strokestown.

Her warning came as forecasters predicted we are in for more soaring temperatures next weekend.

Full reports: Pages 11, 16 & 17

Irish Independent

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