Londonderry woman rescued after Donegal mountain injury

A Londonderry woman had to be rescued from Lough Salt Mountain in Donegal on Sunday after she suffered a suspected fractured ankle.

The injury happened as the woman approached the second peak of the ridge.

A rescue helicopter was sent from Sligo and dropped off two members of Donegal Mountain Rescue Team as well as the winch man form the helicopter.

The woman was taken to Letterkenny General Hospital for treatment.

The rest of the walkers were then escorted down the mountain by members of the Donegal Mountain Rescue Team.