Rescue teams have located a car that went off Howth pier in Dublin earlier this evening.
Gardaí say divers from the Garda Water Unit are attempting to retrieve the body of a man from the vehicle.
The alarm was raised this afternoon, when the car was seen entering the water in Howth Harbour.
We're currently attending a water rescue incident in #Howth as part of a multi agency response involving @IrishCoastGuard @RNLI @howthcoastguard & firefighters from Kilbarrack, North Strand with advanced paramedics #Dublin #fire pic.twitter.com/Lp80Xt5zku
— Dublin Fire Brigade (@DubFireBrigade) January 24, 2018
The incident sparked a major multi-agency operation involving gardaí, emergency services, the Irish Coast Guard and the RNLI.