Man airlifted to hospital following farm accident in Asdee

Shannon HelicopterA man has been airlifted to hospital following a farm accident in Asdee.

The Valentia Coast Guard received the call at 2.55 this afternoon and tasked Shannon helicopter Rescue 115.

The helicopter was originally tasked to the scene of an overturned truck at the Kilgarvan Windfarm but was subsequently stood down as it wasn’t needed.

Rescue 115 with the help of Ballybunion Coast Guard then airlifted the 38 year old man to University Hospital Limerick where he remains this evening.

His condition is unknown at this time.