Sad news as man dies on popular Wexford beach

Very sad news broke across Wexford this afternoon…

A man, aged in his 80s, died on a popular Wexford beach.

The man, who’s identity has not yet been revealed, died after getting into difficulty in the water. The incident took place at popular Wexford beach, Curracloe.

Emergency services, including a rescue helicopter, were quickly on the scene, but the man died after numerous attempts to save his life.

It is believed that the man was visiting the area.

Value our site? Register NOW for as little as €3 per-year… 

For a €3 Subscription, click here. 

For a €6 Subscription, click here. 

Enjoy our content? Want to keep reading it? By registering, you will have access to all of Wexford Weekly’s content and you’ll also be supporting a growing independent brand. We thank you for your continued support. It costs less than one cent per day to register on Wexford Weekly. If you value our site, we really appreciate it.

– Access to all content
– Improved, premium features 
– Discounts on products 
– First to know about future buses 
– Discounts on future events 

Read also:

Remember to submit your news to Wexford Weekly! To advertise on our socials or website, email our team at

What do you think? Leave a reply...