16 year old boy survives fall off Mount Brandon.

The 16 year old boy involved in last nights rescue off Mount Brandon is in a stable condition. Up to 40 people were involved in the rescue operation. The teenager had been climbing with his 14 year old brother when he slipped and fell. The alarm was raised by the boy`s brother at 5 to 12 last night.Following an all night search by rescue services he was found by his father and brother. The boy was airlifted to Tralee general at 7 am this morning where he is being treated for head injuries, hypothermia and lacerations. Speaking on this mornings Kerry Today Jerry Christie said this time of year can be busy for rescue services.

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