Greencastle drowning: Danny McDaid from Mayo dies after boat sinks

A fisherman who drowned when his boat sank off the Donegal coast was Danny McDaid from Glengad, County Mayo.

A fishing vessel contacted Malin Head Coast Guard on Saturday morning after spotting wreckage and a diesel spill off Inishowen Head.

The rescue helicopter at Sligo, Greencastle Coast Guard, Portrush and Lough Swilly life boats and Malin Head Coast Guard were involved in the operation.

His body was found in Kinnego Bay.

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