Callout 20/04/2016 - Rescue of a 67 year old Male in the Coire Daingean area
April 21, 2016
Callout 20/04/2016 - Rescue of a 67 year old male who had fallen in the Coire Daingean area.
The team were called out yesterday afternoon after a hill walker had activated their personal emergency beacon sending an S.O.S message direct to local response teams. Another hill walker in the area had also alerted the police after hearing whistle blasts in the Beinn Tarsuinn area. The team deployed the Argo Cat to reach the area quickly and a search became underway to locate the casualty. Rescue 999 were deployed to assist and after a short while the casualty was sighted on some very steep ground below the head wall of Coire Daingean on the Glen Rosa side. The casualty was treated for his injuries and uplifted to hospital by Rescue 999.