Search for injured man on Carrauntoohil

Norman Ekin [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

Emergency services are searching for two Canadians on Carrauntoohil this evening.

The alarm was raised by a woman after her male companion fell and suffered head injuries.

Valentia Coastguard have tasked the Shannon Coastguard Helicopter to the scene.


Kerry Mountain Rescue team are also on the mountain searching for the pair.