Incident in vicinity of Rice Bridbe

At 08.53 hours on Wednesday 27th August 2014  , our pagers were activated by Irish Coast Guard (MRCC) .  Rescue boat was launched at 0859 hours and directed to the vicinity of Rice bridge on River Suir where a male was seen entering the river.    Rescue boat commenced a search and was joined by other emergency services on river including rescue helicopter.  The search continued until Monday 1st September 2014 when a body was recovered from the river by one of the emergency services.   Our sympathy is extended to family of deceased , R.I.P.
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