Body of man recovered from River Shannon

first_imgWhatsApp Divers from the Limerick Marine Search and Rescue Service (LMSARS) recovered the man’s remains this Monday from the River Shannon.   Picture: Alan Place.THE body of a man has been recovered from the River Shannon this Monday lunchtime following a series of extensive daily searches since before Christmas.A spokesperson from Limerick Marine Search and Rescue Service confirmed that a three man volunteer crew recovered the man’s remains from the water at an area known as Meelick Light shortly after 1.30pm.The remains were brought from the water to the slipway at Atlas Avenue off the Dock Road and transferred to the University Hospital Limerick for formal identification and post mortem examination.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Limerick Marine Search and Rescue Service had been conducting two searches per day – including Christmas and New Year’s Day, after two reports of persons seen entering the water in Limerick during December.Searches have now concluded, the spokesperson confirmed. Advertisement Print Limerick Artist ‘Willzee’ releases new Music Video – “A Dream of Peace” TAGSbodyfeaturedlimerickLimerick Marine Search and Rescue ServiceRiver Shannon Email Twitter Previous article#WATCH 76 thoroughbreds airlifted from Shannon bound for ChinaNext articleLimerick football side named to face Clare Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ie NewsBody of man recovered from River ShannonBy Staff Reporter – January 9, 2017 1042 center_img Linkedin Facebook Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live Predictions on the future of learning discussed at Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clashlast_img

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