DMRT use smartphone app to locate Muckish walkers lost in fog

first_img Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Facebook DL Debate – 24/05/21 Twitter By admin – March 19, 2016 DMRT use smartphone app to locate Muckish walkers lost in fog Twitter WhatsApp Homepage BannerNews Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty Google+center_img Facebook Google+ Harps come back to win in Waterford RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic A smartphone app which allows rescue personnel locate lost walkers was used on Muckish in Donegal yesterday.The Donegal Mountain Rescue Team received a report of two people lost in fog on the mountain.The walkers were located using SARLOC, a system whereby a web address is texted to the lost people, they access that address and then the rescue team locks on their location.DMRT say a Hill Party was dispatched and the walkers were quickly located and safely returned to their vehicles. Pinterest Previous articleDonegal Junior Football League ResultsNext articleArkinson inquest told RUC Chief Constable ordered search of sister’s home admin Pinterestlast_img read more