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Extensive search continuing in Galway City for a man seen entering the River Corrib on Tuesday

An extensive search will continue today in Galway City for a man who entered the water near Quincentenary Bridge on Tuesday morning.

A multi-agency rescue was launched immediately but the man has not yet been found.

The Oranmore Maree search unit yesterday joined the search effort, and combed the Oranmore coastline.

Tomorrow morning an extensive coastal search will get underway from Calasanctius College in Oranmore at 9.30am.

The missing man is described as being of average build and height, wearing a light windbreaker with dark tracksuit bottoms and a grey cap.

Any information on the missing man’s identity would be welcomed by Galway Gardai at 091 538000.


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