The tragedy happened in Clashmore on Monday morning.
A post mortem is due to be carried out later on the body of a three month old baby girl who has died in a dog attack in Co. Waterford.
The tragedy happened in the village of Clashmore at around 2 O'clock yesterday morning.
A post mortem will be carried out this morning on the body of a baby girl who died when she was attacked by a dog in her home.https://t.co/ywO7lPnRbw— TheJournal.ie (@thejournal_ie) June 8, 2021
Emergency services attended the scene and brought the child to Cork University Hospital where she was later pronounced dead.
A technical examination has taken place.
Mayor of Waterford City and County, Councillor Damien Geoghegan says the people of Clashmore are shocked by the tragedy:
Mayor Geoghegan says the local community is rallying around the family:
A post-mortem is to take place today on the body of a three-month old baby killed by a dog at her home in Waterford. https://t.co/LS1R2hY8LJ— Irish Examiner (@irishexaminer) June 8, 2021