Boy, 10, dies after drowning in Co Louth

Boy, 10, dies after drowning in Co Louth
Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital

A 10-year-old boy has died after drowning in Co Louth.

It happened at a house in Carlingford earlier today.

He was taken to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda where he was pronounced dead.

Gardaí say a file will be prepared for the coroner.

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