22/01/2015

Body Washed Ashore In East Cork

Gardaí have removed a body washed ashore near Glounthaune in east Cork.

It is understood the body came ashore close to the Midleton rail line, and is believed to have been brought there on tidal waters.

Garda said the body, thought to be of a man aged in his 30s, has been taken to Cork University Hospital where a post-mortem examination will be carried out.

Garda are not treating the death as suspicious.

(MH/CD)

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