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Irishman from the Midlands drowns off Brighton

By Sheetal Sukhija, The London News
15 Oct 2018, 23:30 GMT+10

DUBLIN, Ireland - In a tragic incident that took place in England, an Irishman lost his life after being swept into the sea off Brighton in England. 

The incident took place in England during Storm Callum on Saturday.

The man was aged 38, and was originally from the Midlands. 

Sussex police released a statement in which they said that they received a report of a man in the seat near West Street, Brighton.

The police said in a statement, "Coastguards, police and the South East Coast Ambulance Service attended the scene. The 38-year-old man was retrieved from the water but was sadly pronounced dead at the scene."

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