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Search to resume this morning for a man who entered the River Corrib in Galway City

 A multi-agency search of the River Corrib will resume this morning for a man who entered the water in Galway city yesterday.

The day long search involving the Galway and Costello Lifeboats, Gardaí, fire service, ambulance service, the Civil Defence and the Shannon rescue helicopter at various times had to wind down as darkness fell yesterday evening.

The search operation got underway shortly after 9.30am yesterday after reports that a man had entered the River Corrib at Quincentenary Bridge.

The search is due to resume at 9am.

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