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Body of man (50s) recovered from Co Waterford river following search operation

Gardaí in Lismore are investigating all the circumstances surrounding the death of the man.

THE BODY OF a man in his 50s has been recovered from a river in Ballyduff, Co Waterford. 

A search operation was conducted with assistance by Fermoy Search & Rescue and the discovery of the body was made at around 7.30am this morning.

His body has been taken to University Hospital Waterford where a post-mortem examination will take place. 

Gardaí in Lismore are investigating all the circumstances surrounding the death of the man.  

Inquiries are ongoing.

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