Gardai believe Polish man’s death was accidental

A 54 year-old Polish man died tragically in an accidental fall down the stairs of a house in Carrick-on-Suir over the Bank Holiday Weekend.

A 54 year-old Polish man died tragically in an accidental fall down the stairs of a house in Carrick-on-Suir over the Bank Holiday Weekend.

The body of the man, who lived alone, was discovered at his residence at Chapel Street, Carrick-on-Suir around lunchtime on Sunday last.

Gardai believe the cause of death was a tragic accident, which occurred sometime between last Saturday afternoon when he was last seen and lunchtime on Sunday. His body was discovered by a friend.

Gardai in Carrick-on-Suir have been liaising with the Polish Embassy in relation to contacting the family of the deceased man. He had worked in the Carrick-on-Suir area.