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Diver Airlifted After Suspected Case Of The Bends

Whiskey Bravo Coastguard helicopter Portland

10:17am 1st July 2013

A diver's been airlifted to Poole decompression chamber by Portland Coastguard after showing signs of decompression sickness.

The 43-year-old had been diving a wreck in Swanage yesterday afternoon.

Meanwhile Weymouth inshore lifeboat was called out 6 times in 24 hours on Saturday.

One of the shouts included rescuing divers from the water off Wagon Rock after their dive RIB broke down.

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