Mountain rescue teams called after woman slips on ice

Mountain rescue teams have been called to assist another injured person seeking medical attention from their own home today.

Mountain rescue teams have been called to assist another injured person seeking medical attention from their own home today.

A woman in her 50s slipped on ice and suffered a lower leg injury.

Living in the townland of Ballard on the slopes of Trooperstown Mountain, the woman has been completely snow-bound for several days.

The evacuation began at 4pm this afternoon and is ongoing.

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