Man airlifted to hospital after farm accident in Co Clare

The incident happened at Fanore, just after 7pm this evening

Man airlifted to hospital after farm accident in Co Clare

File photo. Photo: Leon Farrell/RollingNews.ie

A farmer's been airlifted to hospital in the Midwest after a bale of hay fell on him.

Doolin Coastguard and Rescue 115 were called to Fanore in County Clare just after 7pm this evening.

It is understood the man suffered crush injuries in the incident.

He was rushed to University Hospital Limerick.