A female walker was airlifted to hospital yesterday evening after sustaining a lower leg injury on Errigal mountain.
Donegal Mountain Rescue Team (DMRT) received the call-out at 8pm yesterday evening.
The Rescue 118 helicopter airlifted the casualty to hospital, and the remainder of the casualty’s group was escorted off the mountain by DMRT.
The team stood down at 11pm.
A spokesperson for DMRT says: “Big thanks to the crew of Rescue 118 for their assistance.”
DMRT provide an emergency response, remote environment and extreme terrain, search and rescue service for the County of Donegal in Ireland. DMRT is comprised completely of volunteers who are on 24-hour call, 365 days of the year. If you would like to make a donation to the team, you can do so here: https://www.idonate.ie/donegalmrtTags: