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24/07/2021

Woman drowns in Fermanagh boating accident

Councillor calls for a tax on boats

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A woman has drowned after she fell from a boat moored on the shores of Lough Erne, Co Fermanagh yesterday morning.

The Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) said they received a reported that a man and a woman had entered the water from a boat moored at the Round 'O' Jetty in Enniskillen at around 2.30am yesterday, Saturday, morning.

Although both were rescued the woman was pronounced dead a short time later. The man was brought to hospital for further treatment.

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