Boy (10) dies in apparent drowning at a house in Louth

A 10 year boy has died at a house in Co. Louth.

He died in an apparent drowning.

Gardaí were called to the house in Carlingford following reports that a boy had drowned.

He was taken to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

A file is being prepared for the coroners court.

It's the second tragedy to involve a child in Co. Louth in recent days.

On Sunday, seven year old Chantelle Keenan died in an accident while she was playing in the driveway of a house in Drogheda. 
 

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