Irishman dies in accident in Austria

Tuesday 18 February 2014 23.55
The Department of Foreign Affairs is providing consular assistance
The Department of Foreign Affairs is providing consular assistance

An Irishman has died following an accident in Austria yesterday.

Paul Kilgarriff, 35, from Ballygar in Co Galway died after being hit by a train while on a skiing holiday.

The Department of Foreign Affairs is providing consular assistance to the family.

Mr Kilgarriff worked as a teacher in Dublin.