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Killaloe

by Caitriona in  Callouts

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Team members assisted Killaloe Coast Guard team with a search for a missing in the area.

Incident 17/14

Overdue Hill Runner

by Caitriona in  Callouts

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Doolin Coast Guard Unit was tasked by MRSC, Valentia, to assist when a runner was reported overdue in the Gleninagh area, north of Doolin. There was a mist coming down on the hill . The team assembled and proceeded to the area to commence searches. The runner was located a short time later having made their way off the path and on to Ballyvaughan.

Incident 16/14

  • John Nolan:

    Thanks Caitriona (from the Overdue Hill Runner)

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Medivac from Ballyvaughan

by Caitriona in  Callouts

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Doolin Coast Guard Unit was tasked by MRSC, Valentia , to assist with a medevac of a casualty from Ballyvaughan Football field.  The patient was transferred from the HSE Ambulance to the Aer Corp Air Ambulance .

Incident 15/14

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Sixmilebridge

by Caitriona in  Callouts

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Doolin Coast Guard team members responded to an incident at Sixmilebridge this evening while returning from the search at Ardnacrusha. Killaloe Coast Guard team had been tasked and assisted. A person had entered the water , the casualty was successfully recovered and treated on scene by HSE Paramedics.

Incident 14/14

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Doolin Team assisting with searches in Limerick and Galway

by Caitriona in  Callouts

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Doolin Coast Guard team members have been assisting with on-going missing person incidents in Limerick/Clare area and Galway . Team members assisted today and yesterday with the D-Class in the Ardnacrusha area while members also assisted in the Galway search today.

Incident 13/14

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Car in river , Kilmaley

by Caitriona in  Callouts

Photo courtesy of Pat Flynn

Doolin Coast Guard team was tasked by MRSC, Valentia to assist with an incident at Kilmaley . A car and driver had plunged 20 feet into a river in the village  and it was initially  thought that a climbing team may have been required . The Fire and Rescue Service from Ennis were also tasked and on arrival assessed the casualty ,  assisted him up the river bank and later removed the car from the river. The HSE Ambulance paramedics assessed the elderly man , he was unhurt .Kilkee Coast Guard Unit and The Shannon based Coast Guard helicopter had also been tasked.

photo courtesy of Pat Flynn

Incident 12/14

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