Air-Sea Rescue Of Injured Coasteerer
8:11am 15th July 2014
(Updated 8:24am 15th July 2014)
Coastguard helicopter R-106, Swanage RNLI Inshore and All weather Lifeboats, St Albans Coastguard and East Dorset Sector Manager were all involved in the evacuation of an injured coasteerer at Dancing Ledge.
A 28 year old woman suffered a suspected broken ankle in the incident
Their distress signal was relayed by passing yacht Donald Searle due to the area being a communications blackspot and the helicopter was met at Poole by Poole Coastguards and South Western Ambulance.
Wyke Coastguards were tasked to Dorset County Hospital as a precaution but were stood down.