Woman airlifted to Kerry General Hospital from Mount Brandon

A woman has been airlifted to Kerry General Hospital following an injury on Mount Brandon. Helicopter The Valentia Coastguard were tasked this afternoon with transporting the woman, who, it is understood, sustained a broken leg. Kerry Mountain Rescue is appealing to those taking to the hills and mountains this Christmas season to stay safe. They say that recent wet and windy weather has resulted in boggy conditions on higher ground.