Man dies following incident in the water at Salthill

Galway Bay fm newsroom:

A man has died at University Hospital Galway after being taken from the water in Salthill earlier today.

The incident occurred at Blackrock at around midday when the alarm was raised.

Emergency services attended the scene and rushed the man to UHG for treatment, however he has since passed away.

Gardaí are not releasing details of the man’s identity at this point.