The Glen of Imaal Red Cross Mountain Rescue Team and the Dublin & Wicklow Mountain Rescue team where requested by An Garda Síochána to come to the aid of an American woman in her 40’s who had become unwell while walking in Glendalough. The woman, a tourist from California who had been walking on one of the marked trails in Glendalough complained of feeling unwell and fatigued. She was met by Mountain Rescue personnel at the Miners village where they assessed and treated her. Shortly afterwards she was evacuated via a Wicklow Mountains National Park 4×4 vehicle to the Glendalough Hotel.
Mountain Rescue would like to thank all those involved in this successful rescue including An Garda Síochána & Wicklow Mountains National Park