Stranded Limerick teens rescued from island

first_imgWATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR NewsBreaking newsStranded Limerick teens rescued from islandBy Staff Reporter – March 21, 2016 795 Facebook Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live Print Predictions on the future of learning discussed at Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival WhatsApp Email FOUR teenagers had to be rescued by Limerick Fire Service after becoming stranded on Sunday night on an Island on the River Shannon.Shortly after 8pm, Limerick Fire Rescue Service were alerted to an incident where four teenage boys had become stranded on an Island whilst out walking near University of Limerick.The incident occurred on an area of the main River Shannon, near the beginning of the Canal / Guinness Bridge.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Three units from Limerick City Fire Service attended.Upon locating the group, the Fire Service’s Swiftwater Rescue Technicians made contact  and deployed their Rapid Inflatable Rescue Craft.All four were carried to safety.It’s believed the teens became disorientated and alerted Emergency Services.They were attended to by HSE Paramedics, with no life threatening injuries.Gardai also attended.center_img Previous articleNo victory day for life After Miss Julie, 1945Next articleIron Mountain on “most anticipated record releases” list at US magazine Staff Reporter Twitter Limerick Artist ‘Willzee’ releases new Music Video – “A Dream of Peace” Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clash TAGSfeaturedislandlimerickstrandedteenagers Advertisement Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live Linkedinlast_img