15-year-old dies after falling at Powerscourt Waterfall in Co. Wicklow

Gardai have confirmed the death of a 15-year-old boy at the Powerscourt Waterfall in Co. Wicklow, after he reportedly fell.

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The tragic incident occurred at 2 pm, today, August 5, 2020.

Emergency services attended the scene and closed off the area, but confirmed that the boy was pronounced dead at the scene.

An investigation into the incident has been launched by gardai but it is not being treated as a suspicious incident.

The young boy's body has been removed to the mortuary at St. Colmcille's Hospital in Loughlinstown, where a post-mortem will be carried out.

Investigations are ongoing.