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R.I.P Patrick Moffat ♥ , Who died in tragic Leitrim accident

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Tributes are being paid to the north Roscommon man who drowned near Leitrim village.Patrick Moffatt, an employee of Waterways Ireland, died while examining a lock on the Shannon-Erne waterway yesterday afternoon.

He has been named locally as Patrick Moffatt from Drumboylan, Co Leitrim.

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His body was found at Lock 16 near Leitrim village, shortly after the alarm was raised when he did not return from work last night.

Gardai and the Health and Safety Authority are investigating the incident.

Waterways Ireland has offered its sincere sympathy to the man’s family and friends.

 R.I.P Patrick Moffat ♥

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