Call Out 58: Vallymount Search 29/09/16

At approximately 21:30hrs on Thursday, September 29th, both the Glen of Imaal Red Cross Mountain Rescue Team and the Dublin Wicklow Mountain Rescue Team were tasked by An Garda Síochána to search for a missing person near Valleymount GAA pitch.

Mountain Rescue personnel responded and began searching the area around the GAA pitch. The person was located shortly before midnight; and was assessed, treated, and evacuated to a waiting ambulance. The incident was stood down at midnight.

Mountain Rescue would like to thank all agencies involved including: Blessington Rescue Boat, An Garda Siochanna, Garda Air Support Unit and the Search and Rescue Dog Association (S.A.R.D.A) who were on Stand By