Fethard youth airlifted to hospital after fall from scrambler

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A Tipperary teenager has undergone surgery after being injured in a fall from a motorcycle last night.

The 19 year old is understood to have been riding an off-road bike in a field on the outskirts of Fethard shortly after 9pm when the incident happened.

He was airlifted to Cork University Hospital where is still receiving medical treatment.

Garda inquiries into the incident are ongoing.