DFB rescue man from Grand Canal in early morning operation

A man was rescued from the Grand Canal this morning after he became trapped.

The incident unfolded just before 5am, with units from Dublin Fire Brigade attending the scene.

The crew from C Watch were able to bring the man to safety, where he was treated for hypothermia.

He was later taken to hospital for further treatment.

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