THE BODY OF an unidentified man was recovered from the Avoca River in Arklow river late last night, Gardaí have confirmed.
Gardaí were alerted to the scene at the South Quay at approximately 10.30pm and the RNLI recovered the body of a man at approximately 11pm.
The body of the man was removed to St Columcille’s Hosiptal in Loughlinstown.
The deceased has not yet been identified but is believed to be aged in his 40s.
Gardaí are continuing investigations.