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Irishman dies while swimming in Spain
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Irishman dies while swimming in Spain

Sep 27th 2019, 3:50 PM 48,253 Views 6 Comments

The man was on the Camino trek to Santiago de Compostela with friends when tragedy struck.

Five-year-old girl from Cork dies after drowning in lake in Germany
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Five-year-old girl from Cork dies after drowning in lake in Germany

Aug 15th 2019, 3:55 PM 80,963 Views 10 Comments

It is understood she passed away in Germany on 8 August.

Boy (10) dies after drowning at a house in Co Louth
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Boy (10) dies after drowning at a house in Co Louth

Jul 11th 2019, 2:04 PM 103,231 Views 12 Comments

GardaĆ­ were called to the scene in Carlingford this morning.

Tributes paid to 'lovely, charismatic' 14-year-old girl who died after getting into difficulty off Louth coast
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Tributes paid to 'lovely, charismatic' 14-year-old girl who died after getting into difficulty off Louth coast

Jun 30th 2019, 10:18 AM 46,918 Views 20 Comments

The teenager, who lived in Drogheda, was airlifted to hospital yesterday.

Irish teen who drowned tragically in Spanish lake named
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Irish teen who drowned tragically in Spanish lake named

Jul 16th 2018, 2:02 PM 40,591 Views 4 Comments

Joshua Osahon from Portlaoise lost his life after going swimming in a lake in central Spain on Saturday afternoon.

Two men drown in separate incidents over the weekend
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Two men drown in separate incidents over the weekend

Jun 25th 2018, 9:22 AM 44,377 Views 16 Comments

The incidents occurred in Dun Laoghaire and Killybegs.

Young woman drowns in Prague while playing global GPS-based treasure hunt
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Young woman drowns in Prague while playing global GPS-based treasure hunt

Jun 10th 2018, 1:30 PM 44,894 Views 23 Comments

he identity of the 27-year-old victim has not yet been confirmed by the coroner.

Man (40s) drowns after getting into difficulty while swimming in Lough Derg
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Man (40s) drowns after getting into difficulty while swimming in Lough Derg

Jun 6th 2018, 8:41 AM 17,285 Views 6 Comments

GardaĆ­ said that the alarm was raised shortly after 6pm yesterday evening when a swimmer got into difficulty.

Father of drowning victim says his heart is full of sorrow knowing that friend died trying to save his son
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Father of drowning victim says his heart is full of sorrow knowing that friend died trying to save his son

Jun 3rd 2018, 4:14 PM 47,994 Views 15 Comments

The two died in the double drowning tragedy in a disused quarry.

Six children drown off Turkish coast
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Six children drown off Turkish coast

Jun 3rd 2018, 1:30 PM 15,557 Views 25 Comments

Two adults, one woman and six children lost their lives.

'Inspiring and funny': Tributes paid to teenage boys who drowned in Clare quarry
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'Inspiring and funny': Tributes paid to teenage boys who drowned in Clare quarry

Jun 1st 2018, 4:55 PM 64,211 Views 42 Comments

The teenage boys got into difficulty in Knockanean, Ennis yesterday afternoon.

Three-year-old boy drowns in 'tragic accident' at swimming pool
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Three-year-old boy drowns in 'tragic accident' at swimming pool

Apr 21st 2018, 2:59 PM 46,747 Views 12 Comments

Police are investigating the incident.

'It's been a nightmare': Parents of 5-year-old who drowned in Ballymena make plea for information
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'It's been a nightmare': Parents of 5-year-old who drowned in Ballymena make plea for information

Feb 19th 2018, 1:51 PM 31,253 Views 13 Comments

The parents of Kayden Fleck called him and his twin brother “the two musketeers”.

Man (50s) dies after slipping and falling into the water at Dublin Port
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Man (50s) dies after slipping and falling into the water at Dublin Port

Jan 12th 2018, 4:33 PM 33,589 Views 14 Comments

The man had been attempting to access the pier from a boat at the port when he fell.

Father and three-year-old son drowned after falling into ditch, inquest hears
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Father and three-year-old son drowned after falling into ditch, inquest hears

Sep 19th 2017, 5:18 PM 40,905 Views 26 Comments

Sean Sweeney and his son Tyler Joyce were found dead in 10 inches of water on Easter Sunday 2016.

No legal duty for laughing teens to rescue a drowning disabled man, says judge
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No legal duty for laughing teens to rescue a drowning disabled man, says judge

Jul 21st 2017, 10:50 PM 73,756 Views 118 Comments

“Never in my life would I have ever thought we would need a law to make this happen,” the local mayor said.

Teenage boy drowns after accident at River Shannon harbour
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Teenage boy drowns after accident at River Shannon harbour

Jul 18th 2017, 9:01 PM 28,859 Views 10 Comments

Emergency services were called shortly after 5pm.

Woman convicted of murdering a man by driving off Wicklow pier appeals life sentence
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Woman convicted of murdering a man by driving off Wicklow pier appeals life sentence

Jul 18th 2017, 6:56 PM 32,771 Views 50 Comments

Marta Herda was given the mandatory life sentence last year.

'I wasn't prepared to let her drown' - Woman who saved 10-year-old girl on beach
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'I wasn't prepared to let her drown' - Woman who saved 10-year-old girl on beach

Jul 4th 2017, 10:08 PM 49,471 Views 19 Comments

Michelle Cremin from Cork braved a dangerous rip current at Inch beach.

Irish teenager drowns in Crete swimming pool
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Irish teenager drowns in Crete swimming pool

Jun 26th 2017, 1:29 PM 51,612 Views 9 Comments

She was found unconscious in the pool.

'Always respect the water': Coast Guard and RNLI issue bank holiday warning
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'Always respect the water': Coast Guard and RNLI issue bank holiday warning

Jun 3rd 2017, 7:00 AM 6,236 Views 5 Comments

Lots of people will be enjoying Ireland’s coastline over the summer.

Victims of Carrick-on-Shannon double drowning are Irish and English
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Victims of Carrick-on-Shannon double drowning are Irish and English

Mar 31st 2017, 10:30 PM 58,647 Views 10 Comments

The couple was reported missing this morning.

'We've seen first-hand the work of the RNLI' - GAA stars join forces with lifesavers
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'We've seen first-hand the work of the RNLI' - GAA stars join forces with lifesavers

Mar 9th 2017, 12:01 AM 10,487 Views 7 Comments

Each year an average of 28 people drown accidentally around the Irish coast.

Four men who launched boat on River Shannon had been drinking and taking drugs
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Four men who launched boat on River Shannon had been drinking and taking drugs

Nov 28th 2016, 6:50 PM 27,791 Views 8 Comments

One man died after the boat capsized.

Four-year-old Irish boy drowns in Caribbean pool
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Four-year-old Irish boy drowns in Caribbean pool

Aug 31st 2016, 9:05 PM 41,158 Views 11 Comments

Police on the island have confirmed they are treating the incident as a tragic accident.

Five young men die in seaside tragedy in England
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Five young men die in seaside tragedy in England

Aug 25th 2016, 12:45 PM 49,826 Views 13 Comments

Police believe the men were all in their late teens and early 20s and had gone to the beach together.

Irish schoolboy dies days after being saved from drowning in Spanish pool
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Irish schoolboy dies days after being saved from drowning in Spanish pool

Aug 24th 2016, 8:42 PM 75,582 Views 15 Comments

The boy got into difficulty last week.

Two-year-old girl who was swept into sea with father at Newquay has died
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Two-year-old girl who was swept into sea with father at Newquay has died

Aug 24th 2016, 6:43 PM 30,365 Views 9 Comments

Lisinda Bruynius has paid tribute to her daughter and husband, who died last Friday.

Man and woman arrested over child water park death released on bail
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Man and woman arrested over child water park death released on bail

Jul 25th 2016, 4:14 PM 25,224 Views 15 Comments

UK media are reporting that they were arrested on suspicion of manslaughter by gross negligence.

Woman charged with murdering colleague by drowning him in harbour
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Woman charged with murdering colleague by drowning him in harbour

Jul 12th 2016, 6:10 AM 22,177 Views 0 Comments

She said the man had spent two years following her, texting her and telling her he loved her.

Drowning death of Navy SEAL during training ruled a homicide
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Drowning death of Navy SEAL during training ruled a homicide

Jul 9th 2016, 1:00 PM 36,540 Views 39 Comments

James Derek Lovelace was dunked at least twice by an instructor while struggling to tread water in full gear.

Video shows the difference a life jacket makes when you fall in Irish waters
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Video shows the difference a life jacket makes when you fall in Irish waters

Jul 1st 2016, 3:34 PM 14,728 Views 13 Comments

The Coast Guard is particularly urging those who take part in shore-related activities to wear life jackets.

Australian sports chief apologises for joking about 'drowning' this journalist
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Australian sports chief apologises for joking about 'drowning' this journalist

Jun 20th 2016, 7:22 AM 20,539 Views 55 Comments

He described her as a “black widow”, and his comments have caused a kerfuffle in Australia.

Two people dead after separate drowning incidents in Galway
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Two people dead after separate drowning incidents in Galway

Jun 11th 2016, 6:19 PM 28,546 Views 8 Comments

Both bodies have been taken University Hospital Galway where post mortem examinations will be carried out.

Man in his 20s dies after swimming in Cork park
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Man in his 20s dies after swimming in Cork park

Jun 9th 2016, 10:14 AM 24,963 Views 3 Comments

He was found face down in the water last night.

Siblings who believe brother was assaulted before he drowned appeal for information
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Siblings who believe brother was assaulted before he drowned appeal for information

Mar 28th 2016, 7:00 AM 26,311 Views 0 Comments

Nicky Lyons drowned last year.

Photos show happy family before Buncrana tragedy
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Photos show happy family before Buncrana tragedy

Mar 22nd 2016, 6:00 AM 57,536 Views 65 Comments

Five people perished in the tragedy last night.

Twin boys (2) drown after falling into garden pool
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Twin boys (2) drown after falling into garden pool

Mar 13th 2016, 9:23 AM 39,996 Views 32 Comments

The brothers were rushed to hospital but later died.

'By the time I got to her she was going under': Boy (16) saves woman from strong currents
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'By the time I got to her she was going under': Boy (16) saves woman from strong currents

Jan 8th 2016, 6:23 PM 26,740 Views 25 Comments

He used techniques taught to him by his grandfather when he was a child.

Four babies among 11 dead after boat overturns off Greece
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Four babies among 11 dead after boat overturns off Greece

Nov 1st 2015, 1:29 PM 10,372 Views 61 Comments

Ten of the dead were found in the cabin of their boat.

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