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Off-Duty Garda Has Drowned Off Hook Head

: 05/25/2019 - 18:57

An off-duty Garda has died after getting into difficulty while diving off Wexford's Hook Head.

The father of four in his forties was taking part in an underwater search for a fisherman who went missing from a trawler off the Saltee Islands yesterday morning.

The alert was raised shortly after noon today as he returned to the surface after a dive.

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