Belfast Telegraph

Wednesday 30 July 2014

Man dies in Co Mayo boat accident

A Romanian man has died in a boating accident on Lough Mask

A Romanian man has died in a boating accident on Lough Mask.

The 50-year-old was with two other men on a fishing trip when their boat capsized at about 2pm on Sunday near Cappaduff, Tourmakeady, Co Mayo.

Another Romanian man and an Irishman who had been on the boat managed to make it to shore and raise the alarm.

The dead man was taken to Mayo General Hospital in Castlebar where a post-mortem examination will take place.

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