Woman airlifted from Cnoc na dTobar

A woman has been airlifted from Cnoc na dTobar, a pilgrim path and medieval site, near Caherciveen and brought to University Hospital Kerry.

Its understood she sustained a sprained ankle and could not walk.

Valentia Coastguard received the call at 3.30 this afternoon.

The Shannon based Rescue helicopter, Recue 115 was tasked as was Iveragh Coastguard Unit.