Four hill walkers rescued from Carrauntoohil

Four hill walkers were rescued from Carrauntoohil in the McGillycuddy Reeks just before midnight on Sunday. Two women and Two men three of whom were from the UK had mistaken a sheep track for a walkers path.Rescuers were alerted at around 4.30 pm when they received a call from one of the walkers. 24 members of the Kerry Mountain brought the four to safety by leading them down “Devils Ladder” on Sunday night.