PATIENT DIES AFTER FALLING INTO RIVER
The HSE are launching an investigation into the death of an elderly patient of St Teresa’s District Hospital in Clogheen who died after falling into the River Tar at approximately 2pm on Monday last, May 14. The man was named locally as Sean Hyland late of Main Street, Ballyporeen.
The Health Services Executive is treating the investigation as routine and Cahir gardai believe the incident may have been a tragic accident.
A postmortem examination was carried out on Tuesday last, May 15 at Waterford Regional Hospital.
Thursday 17th May 6:12pm