Major clean-up operation underway in Killybegs after floods devastate

A major clean-up operation is underway in Killybegs after a number of homes, businesses and a local school were damaged by flood water last night.

A combination of high tide and torrential rain caused the river there to burst its banks with flood water ripping through a number of premises on Bridge Street.

The damaged properties include Donegal Deputy Thomas Pringles Constituency Office.

Local Cllr Niamh Kennedy has been outlining the extent of damage caused to some of the buildings: