Updated: 25/01/18 : 06:09:01Printable Version
The body of a woman has been retrieved from a car that went off a pier in Howth, Co Dublin yesterday.
Gardaí are describing the incident as "a personal tragedy".
Rescue teams earlier located a car that went off the pier.
Gardaí said divers from the Garda Water Unit are attempting to retrieve the body of the occupant from the vehicle originally believed to be a man.
The alarm was raised in the afternoon when the car was seen entering the water in Howth Harbour.
The incident sparked a major multi-agency operation involving Gardaí, emergency services, the Irish Coastguard and the RNLI.