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Fire and Ambulance service were called to the scene of a downed helicopter between Dunshaughlin and Rathoath shortly before 4 pm Thursday. When the emergency services arrived at the scene, the Irish Coast Guard helicopter from Dublin Airport was called in to assist as the single casulty (Pilot) had to be airlifted to Our Lady of Lourdes hospital in Drogheda...Photo: Newsfile/Fran Caffrey.