The man was treated and brought by helicopter to University Hospital Waterford.
Sat, 30 Mar, 2019
Two men have died after separate incidents in the Mourne Mountains in the North today.
Sun, 13 Jan, 2019
Retired RTÉ commentator Mícheál Ó Muircheartaigh has praised volunteers in organisations across the emergency and voluntary spectrum for their tireless work and commitment throughout the years.
Mon, 31 Dec, 2018
2017 was a busy year for Mountain Rescue teams across the country.
Sun, 14 Jan, 2018
Catch up on some of the stories and issues highlighted on irishexaminer.com this morning.
Wed, 16 Aug, 2017
A hiker and a diver have died in separate incidents in Co Donegal.
Tue, 15 Aug, 2017
Latest: "I love you to the moon and back," these were the words of Captain Mark Duffy’s wife Hermione at his funeral this morning.
Thu, 30 Mar, 2017
Coast Guard, Gardaí and members of the local community have held a candle-lit vigil for the crew of Rescue 116 at the Sundial in Blackrock, Co Louth, this evening.
Fri, 17 Mar, 2017
In a year in which an Irish Coast Guard volunteer died in the course of duty, the service says it has rescued or assisted 405 people in 2016.
Fri, 30 Dec, 2016
Susan Greene is set to vacate the chair of Ból-Chumann na hÉireann, having led the national governing body since 2001.
Wed, 26 Oct, 2016
A search is underway on Mangerton mountain in Kerry for two people.
Sat, 28 Feb, 2015
Thu, 21 Aug, 2014
The Coast Guard was called in after a man was injured during a fall in Glendalough.
Wed, 23 Jul, 2014
A couple in their 50s had to be brought to safety by mountain rescue volunteers after becoming lost in a dense rhododendron forest in the Knockmealdown mountains.
Tue, 17 Jun, 2014
A man is being treated at Letterkenny General Hospital after he was airlifted from Mount Errigal in County Donegal last night.
Tue, 22 Apr, 2014
A woman has been rescued in County Wicklow after she got trapped in the mist near Glendalough's Upper Lake.
Tue, 11 Jun, 2013
Mountain Rescue Ireland is holding an abseil event in the Wicklow mountains today to help raise funds for the organisation.
Sat, 28 Jul, 2012
Three students had to be rescued from the Wicklow mountains today after they suffered injuries to their legs in separate accidents.
Mon, 28 May, 2012
A MOUNTAIN rescue team managed to locate a lost, long-distance runner thanks to new technology which tracked his mobile phone to within 100m.
Tue, 10 Jan, 2012
It has emerged that 16 people, including one family of five and an experienced group of walkers, were rescued yesterday from mountains in Co. Wicklow.
Mon, 24 Oct, 2011
A woman has been air-lifted to safety from Bray Head, after seriously injuring her leg.
Thu, 29 Sep, 2011
The Glen of Imaal Red Cross Mountain Rescue and Dublin/Wicklow teams were called to deal with an emergency evacuation in Co Wicklow this morning.
Sat, 27 Nov, 2010
There are fears tonight that up to four people may have been killed in a helicopter crash in the North
Sat, 23 Oct, 2010
SKI instructors from Austria will be present at the Ski Club of Ireland in Kilternan next weekend (Saturday and Sunday) to introduce the ever popular sport which thousands of Irish people enjoy each year.
Sat, 18 Sep, 2010
Two rescues have been carried out in the Wicklow Mountains.
Sun, 15 Aug, 2010
A hillwalker has been airlifted from the Wicklow Mountains this afternoon after suffering a leg injury.
Sat, 26 Jun, 2010
A 51-year old man has been rescued from the Wicklow Mountains.
Sun, 18 Apr, 2010
Mountain Rescue Ireland says some hillwalkers and climbers are not aware of the dangers they face in the current weather conditions.
Tue, 05 Jan, 2010
THERE were five people killed in separate traffic accidents in Cork, Offaly, Clare, Kerry and Mayo over the Christmas holiday period.
Mon, 28 Dec, 2009
A couple who went for a late-night drive in the Wicklow mountains last night had to be rescued early today after their vehicle broke down.
Fri, 25 Dec, 2009
A woman has been airlifted to hospital after getting into difficulty while out walking in the Annascaul mountain area in Kerry.
Sun, 25 Oct, 2009
An injured hill walker had to be rescued in Glendalough in Wicklow yesterday in freezing conditions.
Sun, 30 Nov, 2008
Two young men have been rescued after becoming trapped on steep ground in the Glenmalure valley in Co Wicklow.
Sat, 23 Aug, 2008
Gardaí in Wicklow are seeking assistance in tracing the whereabouts of 54-year-old Patrick Hoey who has been missing from his home in Phibsboro, Dublin for the past number of days.
Sun, 30 Jan, 2005
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