Search Crews from Cork North Civil Defence were called out last night on a Missing Person Search after a young school girl went missing in the Mallow area. Civil Defence were assisting in the search along with the Gardai, Search dogs, Coast Guard helicopter and Mallow Search and Rescue. She failed to return to her home in Mallow at 6.30pm last evening and a major search began around 10pm.
She was located after 4am this morning safe and well.
Her family have thanked the emergency services including Civil Defence as well as the Coast Guard Helicopter & the hundreds of locals who turned out for the search.