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Irish Coast Guard Rescue 116 landing in the O'Raghallaighs GAA Grounds in Drogheda Beside Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Carrying a female diver casualty from Skerries, It is believed that the diver was recovered on the beach after a distress call and a search involving Skerries RNLI, Skerries Coast Guard and Rescue 116, a number of shore divers got swept away in the current, the female casualty was recovered in a critical condition suffering from severe Hypothermia and jelly fish sting to the face. Drogheda Coast Guard assisted int eh transfer of the casualty from rescue 116 to the awaiting ambulance.<br />
Picture Fran Caffrey