Belfast Telegraph

Man dies following light aircraft crash in Co Kilkenny

The incident took place at Rathcash.

An investigation is under way (Niall Carson/PA)
An investigation is under way (Niall Carson/PA)

A man has died in a light aircraft crash in Co Kilkenny.

The crash happened at about 9.30pm on Friday night at Rathcash.

Gardai and emergency services were alerted and attended the scene.

The body of the man, who was in his early fifties, was taken to University Hospital Waterford.

The Air Accident Investigation Unit attended the scene and the Irish Aviation Authority have been notified.

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