Call-Out Report: Search Standby - Inagh Valley

Lights spotted by member of the public in Inagh Valley near Inagh Valley Lodge. Witness described the lights as being on "Glen Cross Mountain". Two patrol cars searched the area and found no lights. Team was then stood down.

Call-Out Report: Casualty Assistance - Maumturks

While on standby for the annual Maumturks Challenge Walk the team responded to casualty who self evacuated from Mam Ochóige towards Gleann Glaise.

Call-Out Report: Search - Letterbreckaun

Team called out to investigate reports of flashing lights in Maamturks between Letterbreckaun and Maamturk Mor.

Call-Out Report: Evacuation Assistance - Oughterard

Call for assistance from HSE Ambulance service was made to Fire Control in Castlebar. Ambulance Service had been alerted by couple walking on Western Way outside Oughterard. Team Leader spoke to couple on the phone and they expressed a wish to self-evacuate to the road. Phone contact was maintained until they reached the road which was verified by a member of Galway MRT.

Call-Out Report: Search – Binn Corr Beg

The Team was tasked by Gardaí to assist walker trapped due to pre-existing medical condition near the summit of Binn an Choire Bhig since 10am Friday morning. Assistance of Sikorsky S61 was sought via Malin Head MRSC. Callout was initiated and team responded to the scene. Helicopter was scrambled and it airlifted casualty to Galway University Hospital.


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