Irish man believed to be from Northern Ireland dies after falling into river in Australia

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Police in Australia's New South Wales are investigating the death of a 25 year old, believed to be from Northern Ireland.

It's reported he'd been on a houseboat with a group of friends, when he slipped and fell into the Murray River, near the New South Wales border with Victoria.

It's understood he tried to jump into the water but slipped and banged his head.