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Man Dies In Tragic Fishing Accident On River Boyne

28th June 2020
File image of the Obelisk Bridge which crosses the River Boyne near Townley Hall File image of the Obelisk Bridge which crosses the River Boyne near Townley Hall Photo: Kev Forkan/Wikimedia

Independent.ie reports that a man has died in an incident while fishing on the River Boyne near Townley Hall, outside Drogheda yesterday afternoon, Saturday 27 June.

It’s understood that a man in his 30s was taken from the river two hours after he was reported in difficulty and later pronounced dead in what is being regarded as “a tragic accident”.

Published in News Update, Angling
MacDara Conroy

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