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A woman has been airlifted to University Hospital Kerry.

Helicopter

 

The lady, believed to be a French tourist, was visiting the Grotto on Valentia Island.

 

She is believed to have suffered a fall – Valentia Coast Guard has confirmed she has been airlifted to University Hospital Kerry.

 

Iveragh Coast Guard were also involved in the operation.

 

Meanwhile, Fenit Lifeboat towed a fishing vessel to safety earlier with one fisherman on-board.