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The coastguard helicopter airlifting the injured man from Tesco in Youghal. Picture: Shane Supple
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Man airlifted to hospital after incident at Tesco in Youghal

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From Echo Live.

A man was airlifted to hospital after he fell through a roof at the Tesco store in Youghal.

Emergency services attended a scene at around 1pm today after a man was reported injured at Tesco on Mill Road in Youghal.

The store closed temporarily during the incident but reopened after the man was taken to hospital.

A statement from Tesco Ireland said it is “aware of an incident at our Youghal store this afternoon which was attended by the emergency services.

“The store temporarily closed as a matter of safety due to the presence of an air ambulance.

“The injured party has been safely taken to hospital.

“An investigation is underway and as such we cannot comment further.”