Tragic death of man at Kildare church

Churchgoers witnessed tragic death on Sunday morning

Henry Bauress


Henry Bauress


Tragic accident at Kildare church

St Conleth's Church

Gardai are treating the death in Newbridge at the weekend of a 53-year-old man, believed to be from the Athgarvan area, as a tragic incident.

The man died around 9.25am at St Conleth's Parish Church Newbridge yesterday morning, Sunday, August 6.

The incident took place at the balcony area of the church. There were a number of witnesses present at the time.

Gardai at Kildare station said that they are not treating the man’s death as suspicious.