Coastguard helicopter airlifts woman from Galway mountain14/04/2012 - 12:35:10
The Coastguard helicopter is assisting in the rescue operation of a woman injured in the Maumturk mountains in Galway today.
The woman, aged in her 60s, is being taken to University Hospital Galway, after she injured her leg while walking in the Connemara mountain range.
The Galway Mountain Rescue team were alerted to the incident at around 8am.
The Maumturks challenge walk, which is a test of hillwalking endurance, is taking place today.
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