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Valentia Coast Guard are co-ordinating the medical evacuation of a man from a fishing vessel off the Kerry coast.
Shannon Helicopter
The fisherman in his mid-twenties badly fractured his arm when it was crushed in a wench on the boat around 120 miles west of the Blasket Islands.
The Shannon Coast Guard Helicopter has been tasked to the scene with the Waterford Coast Guard Helicopter providing top cover.
Where the man will be taken to for treatment will be determined when the helicopter arrives on scene this evening.