American tourist rescued from Slieve League

first_img Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire American tourist rescued from Slieve League RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Previous articleMore than 30,000 to descend on Derry for 12th celebrationsNext articleAnother elderly couples home targeted in robbery in Kilross News Highland Twitter Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Pinterest Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry By News Highland – July 12, 2013 Pinterest Google+ Google+center_img Twitter Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th News Facebook WhatsApp 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North WhatsApp Facebook A walking tourist has been rescued from Slieve League after getting into difficulty yesterday evening.The woman, from American, was walking with a friend when they got lost.One of the woman managed to make her way down and raise the alarm.In the meantime, her friend  found herself positioned in a dangerous situation in the area close to Eagle’s Nest and could not move.The new Sligo Rescue 118 Coastguard helicopter was tasked to the scene and eventually managed to winch the woman to safety just after 9pm.Members of Donegal Mountain Rescue Team along with their colleagues from Sligo and the Killybegs Coastguard Unit were also involved in the rescue. The woman was flown to Sligo General Hospital but was uninjured. 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic last_img read more