Man has lucky escape from Mulroy Bay

A man had a lucky escape today when he fell from a boat in to Mulroy Bay.

It is understood that he was making his way out to a second boat which had broken its moorings when rough weather conditions overturned his vessel.

The alarm was raised around midday and Mulroy Coast Guard where called to the scene.

It is understood that the man managed to make his way to shore by himself and did not require medical attention.