Man dies after accident off Sligo coast

The man was airlifted to Sligo University Hospital last night

Man dies after accident off Sligo coast

File photo. Photo: Sam Boal/RollingNews.ie

A man has died after being airlifted to hospital in Sligo.

Emergency services were called to Aughris Head last night after the man, who was part of a group of about 10 kayakers, got into difficulty.

CPR was administered at the scene after which he was transferred to Sligo University Hospital. The kayaker has since passed away.