Garda Injured In Cork

A garda has been injured while on duty in Cork on Monday night.

The sergeant has been treated in hospital but has been discharged.

He was bringing a patient, aged in his 20s, to the Mercy University Hospital just after 6pm.

The garda is based at Gurranabraher Garda Station.


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