Valentia Coast Guard tasked to separate incidents in Kerry mountains this afternoon

Valentia Coast Guard was tasked to two separate incidents in Kerry mountains this afternoon.

Around lunchtime, a man fell on Conor’s Pass in Dingle and received head injuries.

He was taken by helicopter to University Hospital Kerry.

The helicopter was then tasked to assist a paraglider in the McGillycuddy Reeks.

The paraglider, who had dislocated a shoulder, was also taken to UHK.