Irish woman tragically drowns while on holiday in Lanzarote

Lanzarote (stock image)
Lanzarote (stock image)

An Irish woman has died in Lanzarote.

The Waterford woman was on holiday when she drowned yesterday.

The Department of Foreign Affairs has confirmed to that they are aware of the case.

A spokeswoman said that they are providing consular assistance to her family but won't be commenting further.

It has been reported that the woman was aged in her 40s and had been living in London.

Kathy Armstrong