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Body recovered after car enters water at Dun Laoghaire harbour

The alarm was raised at 5.30am this morning.

Coal Harbour in Dun Laoghaire this morning
Coal Harbour in Dun Laoghaire this morning

Updated 9.11am

A BODY HAS been recovered from the water at Coal Harbour in Dun Laoghaire after a car went into the water there early this morning.

A member of the public raised the alarm at around 5.30am this morning.

The scene was attended by gardaí, the Coast Guard and the RNLI.

A spokesperson for the Coast Guard confirmed the incident took place and that a major search operation was undertaken.

A garda spokesperson later confirmed that the person has been pronounced dead.

No further details are available as of yet.

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