Man in his 20s from Northern Ireland killed in accident in Australia

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A man in his 20s from Northern Ireland has died after falling from a houseboat in Australia.

Niall Quinn was from Silverbridge, near Newry.

The accident happened on the Murray River, near the border between New South Wales and Victoria.

Police said Mr Quinn, who was staying on the boat with friends, had fallen from the top deck into the water. It is believed he may have hit his head as he fell.

His body was located in waters nearby by police divers.

Ten privately owned vessels also assisted in the search.