At 12:56 on Sunday, February 17th, Dublin & Wicklow Mountain Rescue Team and Glen of Imaal Mountain Rescue Team were tasked by the National Ambulance Service (NAS) to assist a walker on the Sugarloaf.
The walker fell from standing and sustained a lower leg injury. Mountain rescue (MR) personnel responded and, working alongside NAS colleagues, assessed and treated the walker’s injury. The walker was evacuated by stretcher to a waiting ambulance. The incident was stood down at 14:28. Our thanks to the NAS personnel on-scene for their help.