Parents of Donegal man injured in Sydney fly out to Australia

Police in Australia are investigating the circumstances around an incident which left a young Irishman seriously injured.

21 year-old Shaun Dunworth from Donegal was found lying on the road near the Sydney Harbour Bridge in the early hours of yesterday morning.

It’s believed he suffered head injuries following a fall.

His family have flown out to be by his side and The Department of Foreign Affairs is providing consular assistance.

Donegal County Councillor Ian McGarvey is a relative of the young man and says it’s come as a shock to the family: