Swimmer rescued from Dublin Bay has died

Sunday 07 April 2013 22.51
The man was airlifted to Tallaght Hospital
The man was airlifted to Tallaght Hospital

A swimmer who was taken from the water off Dalkey Island this morning has died in hospital.

The man was reported missing in Dublin Bay, and was located following a search by RNLI Lifeboats from Dún Laoghaire and the Coastguard rescue helicopter.

He was airlifted to Tallaght Hospital, where he died this afternoon.