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Kerry TD Michael Healy-Rae is expected to be released from hospital later today, having been injured in a farm accident at the weekend.

MIchael Healy Rae

The Independent TD was kicked by a cow on his family farm in Kilgarvan on Sunday evening.

He was taken to Cork University Hospital for treatment and has remained there since, for tests and observation.

However, his son, Jackie Healy-Rae Junior, says his father has recovered well and is due to be released later today.