Missing teen girl airlifted to hospital after becoming trapped in woods
A missing teenager was yesterday airlifted to safety after becoming stranded in a wooded area in County Clare.
The teenager girl was reported missing yesterday after at around 1.30pm by her concerned family after going missing from her home.
Gardaí and the Killaloe unit of the Irish Coast Guard joined in the search after concerns for the 16-year-old's whereabouts grew.
After several hours, Gardaí located the girl in Cratloe Woods at approximately 6pm. She was said to have been cold, wet and in a "distressed state".