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Man airlifted safely to University Hospital Waterford after fall in the Comeragh Mountains

NewsBy Neil Fetherston
Man airlifted safely to University Hospital Waterford after fall in the Comeragh Mountains

A man has been airlifted safely to University Hospital Waterford after he sustained serious injuries in the Comeragh Mountains .

The man suffered spinal and shoulder injuries after falling into a ravine just after 6am this morning.

The Coast Guard rescue team and helicopter were alerted to the incident at Mahon Falls area, Co Waterford.

It is understood a group of people were having a party in the area at the time of the incident.