Man dies mountain climbing in Kerry

Sunday 21 April 2013 10.59
A coastguard helicopter flew members of Kerry Mountain Rescue Team to the scene
A coastguard helicopter flew members of Kerry Mountain Rescue Team to the scene

A man has died following a fall in Co Kerry.

He was climbing with another man when he fell several hundred metres.

A coastguard helicopter flew members of Kerry Mountain Rescue Team to the scene.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

His body was removed to Kerry General Hospital for a post mortem.

Initial reports suggest that the man was a visitor to the country.