The dreaded sounds of a helicopter could be heard over Wexford’s quay last night…
A man had entered the water at Paul Quay last night at approximately 11pm.
A Garda, who noticed the person, swam out to sea and rescued him.
According to Padraig Byrne of the Wexford People, the hero Garda “swam some 200 metres to bring him back.”
All involved in the incident are safe.
In these difficult unprecedented times, we must rememember to keep our loved ones safe. #StayingHome is not easy for many people. It could increase loneliness and isolation.
This incident comes as a gentle reminder to #staysafe while #stayinghome and to look out for yourself and your loved one’s Mental Health during this pandemic.