first_imgBREAKING NEWS: A man has been rushed to hospital by helicopter after a serious fall from cliffs at Cruit Island.The man has suffered a number of injuries and was rushed to Letterkenny General Hospital by the Coast Guard Rescue 118 helicopter in the past few minutes.The man was believed to have been climbing when he lost his footing and fell. The Gaoth Dobhair Coast Guard team were first on the scene and contacted Malin Head Coastguard who tasked the Rescue 118 helicopter to the scene.It’s understood the man has suffered serious head injuries.“The man fell from cliffs and he has been flown to Letterkenny General Hospital for treatment for his injuries,” said a Malin Head Coast Guard spokesman.The helicopter has been called into action on a number of occasions in recent days.  MAN RUSHED TO HOSPITAL AFTER FALL FROM CLIFFS was last modified: August 29th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:cliffsCruit IslandfallRESCUE 118last_img

MAN RUSHED TO HOSPITAL AFTER FALL FROM CLIFFS

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