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Man Hospitalised After Getting In To Difficulty After Getting In To Difficulty At Sea.

: 09/21/2018 - 15:20

An elderly French man has been taken to hospital after getting into difficulty onboard a yacht in Kerry.

The Dingle Coast Guard Unit was called to the scene at around 11:30am this morning in the Dingle Bay area.

The man was having a medical issue and raised the alarm to French authorities who then contacted the HSE. 

He was treated at the scene by emergency services and taken by ambulance to University Hospital Kerry.

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