Man dies following incident involving jetski at River Erne

First Minister Arlene Foster has expressed her sadness following the death of a man in an incident involving a jetski in Co Fermanagh during the Easter weekend.

Sunday, 4th April 2021, 7:37 pm
Updated Sunday, 4th April 2021, 7:40 pm
The River Erne

A man’s body was recovered from the River Erne at around 3.40pm on Saturday, police said.

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Mrs Foster tweeted: “Very tragic news coming from Fermanagh today. My condolences to the family at this devastating time.”

Emergency services attended the scene close to the Cloonatrig Road at Bellanaleck.

A police spokesperson said the man’s death was not being treated as suspicious and a post-mortem examination will take place.