Body recovered from river in Limerick city

Fintan Walsh


Fintan Walsh


Body recovered from river in Limerick city

THE BODY of a man has been recovered from the River Shannon in Limerick city this Wednesday afternoon. 

Emergency services were deployed to the scene of a call-out along the river this afternoon. 

Two units belonging to Limerick Fire and Rescue Service were dispatched to the scene at around 4.10pm. 

A spokesperson for An Garda Siochana confirmed that Henry Street are investigating the discovery of a male body, age unknown, in the River Shannon this Wednesday.

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