Man injured in aircraft crash in Donegal

Monday 01 October 2012 14.11
The man has been airlifted to Letterkenny General Hospital
The man has been airlifted to Letterkenny General Hospital

A man has been injured in a microlight aircraft crash in Co Donegal.

The crash happened in the Convoy area of east Donegal at around 2pm.

An emergency services helicopter, based in Sligo, was used to airlift to man to Letterkenny General Hospital with what are described as serious injuries.

Malin Head Coastguard co-ordinated the rescue operation.