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CALLOUT – Cnoc na Toinne

May 30, 2016 | News

Callout, Cnoc na Toinne

On Sunday evening at 8.00pm, 18 members of Kerry Mountain Rescue Team along with the Waterford based Coast Guard helicopter were called to the rescue of a hillwalker on the lower northern slopes of Cnoc na Toinne. The walker, a man in his 50’s had climbed Corran Tuathail earlier in the day and fell while descending the mountain. The incident happened on a popular route known as the Zig-Zags. The Team assisted Rescue 117 with the winching of the man to the helicopter for transport to hospital.The callout concluded at approximately 11:00pm.