Body of missing man recovered off Kerry coast

Limerick man (64) missing since weekend ; Coast Guard helicopter finds man in water

The Irish Coast Guard has recovered the body of a missing man off the coast at Ballybunion, Co Kerry today.

The 64-year-old Limerick man had been missing from the area since the weekend.

The Shannon-based helicopter saw the man’s body in the water during a search near Ballybunion at about midday and it was recovered by the Coast Guard.

Genevieve Carbery

Genevieve Carbery

Genevieve Carbery is Deputy Head of Audience at The Irish Times