Search for man who fell into Carlow river

Sunday 02 February 2014 07.40
Civil defence officers and gardaí were involved in the operation
Civil defence officers and gardaí were involved in the operation

A search operation was launched this evening for a 19-year-old man reported to have fallen into a river at Milford Bridge in Co Carlow.

The coastguard helicopter from Waterford helped in the search.

Civil defence officers and gardaí were involved in the operation that was launched at around 6pm.