Emergency services came to the assistance of a woman who became seriously ill in Achill yesterday evening.
The incident occurred on Keel Beach in Achill when a woman, in her fifties, had a fit or a turn.
Bystanders came to her aid immediately and raised the alarm.
Midwest News understands that Achill Island Coast Guard was tasked to the scene at around 8:30pm.
Their team assisted paramedics and stretchered the casualty to the awaiting National Ambulance Service (NAS) ambulance.
Local doctors were also on scene to attend to the casualty.