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Callout 34 - 20th April 2019 - Slieve Foye

At 12:18, on Saturday, April 20th, Dublin & Wicklow Mountain Rescue Team and Glen of Imaal Red Cross Mountain Rescue Team were tasked by the Irish Coast Guard to assist at an incident near Carlingford, Co Louth.

In a multi-agency operation, mountain rescue (MR) personnel were tasked to assist Greenore Coast Guard unit, the National Ambulance Service (NAS), Rescue 116, and An Garda Síochána to evacuate a walker who had collapsed on Slieve Foye. MR personnel assisted in treating the walker and helped coast guard personnel with helicopter ground operations. The incident was stood down at 13:19.

Our thanks to Greenore Coast Guard, Rescue 116, the National Ambulance Service, and An Garda Síochána for their assistance.

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