BREAKING: Man dies after vehicle enters the sea on Donegal island

Second man escapes after vehicle went off slipway

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The man lost his life on Arranmore when the vehicle he was in went off a slipway

A man in his twenties has lost his life after a vehicle entered the sea on Arranmore in the early hours of Sunday morning.

It is understood the man lost his life when the vehicle he was in went off a slipway on the island. Another man managed to escape from the vehicle.

Gardaí say they attended the scene of an incident where a vehicle entered the water at Poolawaddy Pier, Arranmore at approximately 5.10am on Sunday.

 A male, aged in his 30s, managed to escape the vehicle with no injuries. A male in his 20s was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Gardaí say the investigation into the incident is ongoing. 

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