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Video: Hillwalker rescued from Mournes Slieve Binnian after injuring leg

A hillwalker has had to be rescued from the Mourne Mountains after he fell and injured his leg on Slieve Binnian.

Mourne Mountain Rescue Team responded and located the man in very difficult terrain below the summit of Slieve Binnian.

The man was treated on scene for a suspected lower leg fracture and mild hypothermia.

The team stretchered him off the peak to waiting team vehicles and then onward to the ambulance service which took him to hospital.

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