Sep 24, 2013   //   by Caitriona   //   Callouts  //  No Comments


Cleggan Coast Guard team looking over their search area

Cleggan Coast Guard team looking over their search area

Doolin Coast Guard team was tasked to assist Costelloe Bay Coast Guard team in the serach for an elderly man. The man had gone missing from a nursing home on Sunday evening. A large scale search began that night involving , Costelloe Bay Coast Guard, Gardaí , local people, Galway Mountain Rescue  , SARDA Ireland ,the Shannon based Coast Guard Rescue Helicopter. Galway Civil Defence , Doolin Coast Guard , Cleggan Coast Guard and Killaloe Coast Guard assisted later. The man was found on Tuesday afternoon and was airlifted to UHG.


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