Wednesday 21 February 2018

Private hospital papers found in Galway bog

Hospital documents have been discovered on a roadside bog, near Tuam in Co..Galway.

The HSE has begun an investigation to try to establish if the bag contained medical records.

The documents, which were partly shredded, were discovered by a community litter warden yesterday afternoon.

FGs’ Cllr Peter Roche said the names of patients were clearly legible.

He said the discovery was ‘'very disturbing'’.

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