Referee dies after collapsing at Derry hurling match

first_img Twitter Pinterest Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Facebook Pinterest Google+ WhatsApp 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North A referee has died after collapsing at a G-A-A hurling match in Swatragh, Co Derry.It happened during the quarter final of the senior championship between Kevin Lynch’s, Dungiven, and St Colm’s, Ballinascreen.Paramedics treated the referee on the pitch and then brought him to the changing rooms where a defibrillator was used, before he was rushed to Coleraine hospital where he was later pronounced dead.The referee, who was in his 50’s, has been named locally as Martin Mulh0lland. RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Newsx Advertscenter_img Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Previous articleDonegal man guilty of “disgusting behaviour” in DerryNext article15,000 Apprentice Boys to march in Derry News Highland Referee dies after collapsing at Derry hurling match Google+ WhatsApp By News Highland – August 13, 2011 Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Facebook Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal last_img read more