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01st Jul 2015

Two People Have Died And One Man Is Missing In Cork

The local lifeboat services recovered the bodies.


Two people have drowned and a third person is missing after an incident in West Cork on Wednesday evening.

According to reports, a man and a woman died close to the Beacon at the mouth of Baltimore Harbour.

A search has resumed for a second man who is missing since the incident.

The alarm was raised just before 8 o’clock yesterday evening by a fourth person who was standing on the shore.

It is believed that one person fell into the water and two others jumped in to rescue them before also getting into difficulty.