Northern Ireland

Australia scuba diving victim from Donegal named

The Donegal woman who drowned while scuba diving in Australia was Elaine Morrow from Ballintra.

The 23-year-old was on a three-day diving course on the Whitsunday Islands when she got separated from the group on Monday.

She had been in Australia for almost a year on a tourist visa.

The woman's family have been contacted and consular assistance has been offered.