Search for Co Clare fish­er­man to re­sume

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A land, air and sea search will re­sume this morn­ing in Co Clare for a man re­ported to have been swept into the sea while fish­ing on Satur­day morn­ing.

It’s un­der­stood the man was fish­ing in the Pulleen Bay near Doon­beg. The miss­ing man is un­der­stood to be a Rus­sian na­tional in his 40s who had been liv­ing in the Lim­er­ick area. A sec­ond man raised the alarm at 9am.

The Shan­non search and res­cue he­li­copter at­tended the scene, and Kil­kee and Doolin units of the Coast Guard were also out. The he­li­copter has been search­ing from Kil­kee to Doon­beg, while the boats searched Pulleen Bay.

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