A three-month-old baby girl has died after being injured by a dog on Monday morning in Clashmore, Waterford, close to Youghal.
The incident occurred in the early hours of Monday morning.
Gardaí have issued a press release saying they were “investigating all circumstances” after the female infant was “fatally injured” by a dog at a home in Clashmore.
Gardaí and paramedics treated the infant at the scene until she was taken to Cork University Hospital.
The baby was pronounced deceased a short time later.