Man ‘tragically drowns’ in Co Tyrone

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Fermanagh and South Tyrone MP Michelle Gildernew has said a man “tragically drowned” on Saturday in Co Tyrone.

In a press statement issued on Saturday night, Ms Gildernew said the incident happened in the village of Benburb.

Ms Gildernew commented: “My thoughts and prayers are with the family who I am sure are heartbroken today.

“I am calling on everyone to be extremely careful and cautious during this current hot spell when in loughs and rivers.”