A highly respected Ballyshannon father and grandfather has been found dead in his vehicle in Belleek.
The man’s name is being withheld by the Donegal Democrat until family and relatives have been contacted.
The man, in his early 70s, was found by passersby on the Main Street in Belleek around 5pm this evening.
He was discovered sitting in the front seat of his car.
The deceased was a regular visitor to Belleek and was a popular and gentle man.
The police and the emergency services were comforting members of his family who came on the scene.
The cause of death is not yet known (Tuesday 5.45 pm).
The sudden death has shocked the quiet border village of Belleek.