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Search For Angler Missing On Lough Mask

9th March 2019
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Panorama of Lough Mask Panorama of Lough Mask Photo: Mark Grealish/Wikimedia

The Irish Times reports that a search is under way on Lough Mask for a fisherman who failed to return to shore yesterday (Friday 8 March).

The local man, an experienced angling enthusiast in his 70s, had set out at noon but the alarm was raised when he did not return by evening, and after weather conditions has worsened on the lake.

The man’s boat was recovered earlier today (Saturday 9 March). Gardai said searches with the Irish Coast Guard were continuing.

Published in News Update, Angling
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