A body has been recovered this evening after a search for a missing swimmer at Lough Leane in Killarney, Co Kerry.

The 19-year-old man had been swimming with a friend when he got into difficulty.

The body was recovered at around 7.30pm, by members of Killarney Water Rescue assisted by the Ballybunion Sea and Cliff Rescue and the Ballybunion Irish Coastguard.