Man in serious condition after falling from teleporter
An 11-year-old boy was also injured in the incident at a house in Cangort, Co Offaly
Beaumont Hospital in Dublin. A man is in a serious condition in the hospital after falling from a teleporter. File photograph: Dara MacDónaill/The Irish Times
A man is in a serious condition after falling from a teleporter at a house in Co Offaly.
An 11-year-old boy was also injured in the incident, but his injuries have been described as non-life-threatening.
The incident occurred at a house in Cangort, Shinrone, on Thursday afternoon.
Gardaí believe both injured parties fell from the teleporter.
The 11-year-old was taken to Tullamore hospital.
The Health and Safety Authority has been notified of the incident and is expected to attend the scene on Friday.