Three people have been rescued after they were stranded in a river in north Kerry.
The men had been shooting duck from a sandbar in the Cashin River near Ballybunion when they got into difficulty.
A rescue operation was launched involving the Ballybunion Sea and Cliff Rescue and the Shannon Helicopter.
The men were brought ashore by boat, and are all in good health.
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