Tourist rescued after falling in Wicklow Mountains

Tourist rescued after falling in Wicklow Mountains

A tourist has been rescued after falling and injuring himself while walking in the Wicklow Mountains.

Ambulance services alerted the Glen of Imaal mountain rescue team who hiked to the scene of the incident in Glendalough.

The 60-year-old Dutch national was airlifted to Beaumont hospital in Dublin by the Irish Coastguard Helicopter.

It is believed that the man suffered an injured knee.


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