Mayo Mountain Rescue Team were tasked by An Garda Siochana on Wednesday afternoon to assist a female casualty who had sustained a lower leg injury while descending Croagh Patrick.

A first response party was tasked from the Murrisk side to the casualty who was midway down the Murrisk side of the track.

While en route to this casualty another female casualty was treated by the team for minor injuries and was able to continue down the track themselves.

The first response party stabilized the lower leg injury of the first casualty with a splint and the team stretchered the casualty down to a waiting HSE ambulance for onward transfer to Mayo University Hospital for further treatment.

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