A young child has died following an incident at a swimming pool in Tallaght.
A nine year old girl was at the Community School Sports Complex, Balrothery, Tallaght when she fell ill.
The Irish Independent report that a worker dived into the pool immediately and attempted to resuscitate her.
Emergency services arrived at the scene shortly after 7pm yesterday and the girl was transferred to Our Lady's Children's Hospital in Crumlin, where she died a short time later.
It is understood the young girl had underlying health issues, and it is thought she may have suffered a heart attack.
Gardaí are treating the incident as a sudden death.