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Buncrana pier tragedy: Rescuer Davitt Walsh cradles baby he saved

Claire Simpson
25 March, 2016 01:00
THIS is the moment when rescuer Davitt Walsh was reunited with the four-month-old baby girl he saved from the Buncrana pier tragedy. Rioghnach-Ann McGrotty was rescued when Mr Walsh jumped into freezing water and took her to safety moments before her father's car sank on Sunday evening. Mr Walsh (29), from Kerrykeel in Co Donegal, risked his own life to reach the sinking car. Rioghnach -Ann 's father Sean McGrotty (49), brothers Mark (12) and Evan (8), aunt Jodie-Lee Daniels (14) and grandmother Ruth Daniels (57) all died when their car slid on algae from Buncrana pier into [...]
25 March, 2016 01:00 News

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