Updated: Jan 18
At 13:48hrs, Dublin / Wicklow Mountain Rescue Team and Glen of Imaal Red Cross Mountain Rescue were tasked by An Garda Síochána to a report of a female mountain runner who had sustained a lower leg injury while out running. SARLOC technology was used to locate the casualty and once their position was known our Stretcher capable MR3 was able to drive from Rescue Base to within a few hundred meters from the Casualty Site. As soon as Mountain Rescue Personnel reached the patient, she was packaged and stretchered back to MR3 and down to the National Ambulance Service and crew.
Team was stood down at 16:26hrs.
Duration of incident: 2 hours, 36 minutes.
Thank you to all the agencies involved.