A man has been hospitalised following a workplace accident in North Kerry this morning.
He was working in the Kerry Group plant in Listowel when the incident happened.
The man was found to need medical attention and an ambulance was called.
He was brought initially to University Hospital Kerry but was later transferred to Cork University Hospital.
A spokesperson for Kerry Group said the man’s family have been informed.
The company has also informed the Health and Safety Authority about the accident.
Kerry Group it is investigating the matter.