09/10/2007

Irish Man Killed In Accident In Russia

A Co Meath man has been electrocuted in a tragic accident in Russia.

Martin Kerrane, 26, was electrocuted during a train journey in the Omsk region of Siberia at the weekend.

It was reported that the accident happened as he got off the train and accidentally touched an electrical cable.

Mr Kerrane was a bodhrán player who had been in the 'Rhythm of the Dance' show.

It is understood that his body is being returned to Ireland.

(KMcA)


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