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#rescue 118

# rescue-118 - Sunday 25 March, 2018

Coast Guard helicopter called out as two women sustain leg injuries on Croagh Patrick
# Mayo
# Mayo

Coast Guard helicopter called out as two women sustain leg injuries on Croagh Patrick

Mar 25th 2018, 8:12 AM 17,297 Views 11 Comments

Mayo Mountain Rescue responded to the call outs. The hikers were injured in separate incidents.

# rescue-118 - Friday 5 May, 2017

It took 32 hours to quell a gorse fire which spread over 4,000 acres of 'outstanding natural beauty'
# Sligo
# Sligo

It took 32 hours to quell a gorse fire which spread over 4,000 acres of 'outstanding natural beauty'

May 5th 2017, 7:57 AM 14,779 Views 27 Comments

Over 60 gorse fires have occurred since March of this year.

# rescue-118 - Sunday 19 March, 2017

Coast Guard and RNLI rescue eight people from overturned boat off Sligo
# Rescue 118
# Rescue 118

Coast Guard and RNLI rescue eight people from overturned boat off Sligo

Mar 19th 2017, 5:20 PM 38,851 Views 37 Comments

Two people have been hospitalised following the incident.

# rescue-118 - Friday 2 September, 2016

Woman in critical condition after attack by cow which left pet dog dead
# Devenish Island
# Devenish Island

Woman in critical condition after attack by cow which left pet dog dead

Sep 2nd 2016, 11:14 AM 40,420 Views 35 Comments

The incident happened on a popular lakeland beauty spot on Lough Erne, Co Fermanagh.

# rescue-118 - Sunday 15 March, 2015

Surfer winched to safety from base of Cliffs of Moher
# Rescue 118
# Rescue 118

Surfer winched to safety from base of Cliffs of Moher

Mar 15th 2015, 9:31 AM 16,106 Views 26 Comments

Several emergency crews responded to the incident.

# rescue-118 - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

PHOTOS: Teenager airlifted to hospital after dramatic chopper rescue at top of Mount Errigal
# Rescue 118
# Rescue 118

PHOTOS: Teenager airlifted to hospital after dramatic chopper rescue at top of Mount Errigal

Apr 22nd 2014, 2:28 PM 22,288 Views 9 Comments

The teaching student fell between 30 and 40 metres from near the summit of Donegal’s tallest mountain.

# rescue-118 - Sunday 23 March, 2014

Fisherman with head injuries airlifted from trawler 260km out to sea
# Rescue 118
# Rescue 118

Fisherman with head injuries airlifted from trawler 260km out to sea

Mar 23rd 2014, 7:27 PM 15,422 Views 16 Comments

Coast Guard and Air Corps craft were dispatched to the scene, after the vessel put out an emergency call.

# rescue-118 - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Two fishermen rescued after open-top vessel crashes on rocks
# Donegal
# Donegal

Two fishermen rescued after open-top vessel crashes on rocks

Aug 22nd 2013, 8:21 PM 7,122 Views 5 Comments

The Rescue 118 helicopter was dispatched to the scene, but the men were pulled to safety by a lifeboat after the incident near Malin Head.

# rescue-118 - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Here Is What Happened Today: Thursday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here Is What Happened Today: Thursday

Aug 8th 2013, 10:23 PM 10,060 Views 5 Comments

Everyone’s talking about tonight’s road crash involving a toddler, the proposals aimed at ending the Dublin Bus dispute and the start of the water metering process.

Two men airlifted to hospital in serious condition after car driven into ravine
# Rescue 118
# Rescue 118

Two men airlifted to hospital in serious condition after car driven into ravine

Aug 8th 2013, 5:08 PM 17,716 Views 18 Comments

The men were rescued from their upturned car after it left the road and plunged into the Arigna river near Drumshanbo in Leitrim.

# rescue-118 - Saturday 3 August, 2013

Young men killed in Donegal road crash were both from Letterkenny
# Donegal
# Donegal

Young men killed in Donegal road crash were both from Letterkenny

Aug 3rd 2013, 7:08 PM 11,280 Views 43 Comments

The victims of this morning’s horrific crash have been named as Shaun Graham and Matthew Crawford. Two others are still being treated at Derry’s Altnagelvin Hospital.