A man in his 70s has died, following a diving accident in Lough Allen, County Leitrim.
The man was snorkelling at Spencer Harbour in Drumkeeran at 9pm last night when he failed to return.
His body was recovered a short time later by local emergency services.
The Coroner has been notified and the man's body has been removed to the mortuary at Sligo University Hospital for a post-mortem examination.
Meanwhile, a woman in her late twenties has died following a drowning incident in County Cavan last night.
Shortly after 9.30pm the body of a woman was recovered near the shoreline at Loch Gowna by Cavan Fire Services and Civil Defence.
The woman's body was removed to Navan Hospital for a post-mortem examination.