Darren Whelan Death – Obituary, Cause of death – Authorities confirmed that the man who died in a tragic accident on the Greek island of Ios over the weekend was Darren Whelan from the parish of Kildimo-Pallaskenry.
23 year old old Darren Whelan was a talented young Co Limerick hurler.
Reports states that Darren sustained fatal injuries after falling from a height and later died sometime between last Saturday night and Sunday morning.
Darren studied civil engineering at Limerick Institute of Technology. He actually travelled to the Greek island with friends to celebrate graduating from college when the tragedy struck.
We extend our sincerest and deepest thoughts and prayers to the family at his sad time.