Fire brigade come to aid of person impaled on fence at Phoenix Park

They treated the casualty for a penetrating wound.
Fire brigade come to aid of person impaled on fence at Phoenix Park

An advanced paramedic team got to the scene on Chesterfield Avenue around 4pm this afternoon. Picture: Dublin Fire Brigade

Firefighters came to the aid of someone who was impaled on a fence in the Phoenix Park in Dublin earlier.

An advanced paramedic team got to the scene on Chesterfield Avenue around 4pm this afternoon.

They treated the casualty for a penetrating wound.

Paramedics were able to give strong painkillers at the scene before taking the person to hospital.

Dublin Fire Brigade says they are expected to make a full recovery. 

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