Body of woman found at Kearneys Bridge.

The body of a young woman found in Kearney’s Bridge, Ballard this morning has been taken to Kerry General Hospital. Gardai say they are keeping an open mind. A postmortem is due to be carried out later today. A local man discovered the body of the young woman in a river close to Kearney’s Bridge, some 2 miles from Blennerville, this morning. The discovery took place at around 10.45am. Gardai were called to the scene which remains preserved for technical examination. The young woman is understood to be in her late twenties and from the tralee area. The body was taken to Kerry General where a post mortem is due to be carried out later today.