uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Click here to find out more »
Dublin: 6 °C Saturday 24 March, 2018

Irish teenager drowns in Crete swimming pool

She was found unconscious in the pool.

Image: Shutterstock/Caron Badkin

AN IRISH TEENAGER has drowned in a swimming pool on the Greek island of Crete.

The 15-year-old girl was found dead yesterday afternoon in the resort town of Stalida.

According to local website CretaPost, the girl was found by her parents after going missing at the hotel.

She was found unconscious in the pool.

Attempts by medical professionals to revive her proved unsuccessful.

The Department of Foreign Affairs says it is aware of the incident and providing consular assistance.

Read: No mention of the Irish border in DUP’s Tory deal

  • Share on Facebook
  • Email this article

Read next:


This is YOUR comments community. Stay civil, stay constructive, stay on topic. Please familiarise yourself with our comments policy here before taking part.
write a comment

Leave a commentcancel

Trending Tags