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Wicklow's Mountain Rescue Teams Respond To Callouts In Glendalough And Devil's Glen.

The Glen of Imaal Mountain Rescue Team and the Dublin & Wicklow Mountain Rescue Team handled a number of callouts last weekend.

The Glen of Imaal Mountain Rescue Team and the Dublin & Wicklow Mountain Rescue Team handled a number of callouts last weekend.

Last Sunday saw the crew respond to 3 callouts, two of which occurred in Wicklow. At approximately 3pm the team were tasked by the National Ambulance Service with helping a 51 year old male who was suffering from an anaphylactic shock as a result of an insect bite in the Devil's Glen. The NAS were the primary medical providers for this callout, with MR personnel assisting with a stretcher carry. The incident was stood down at 5:22pm. They were later tasked by the NAS at approximately 4pm for a female with a lower leg injury near Glenealo Bridge, Glendalough. The walker was treated, packaged, and stretchered down to an awaiting ambulance at the Miner's Village. The incident was stood down at 6:43pm.

As well as providing upland medical cover on Bray Head for the Bray Air Display, last Sunday, 24th July saw three...

Posted by Glen of Imaal Mountain Rescue on Wednesday, July 27, 2022

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