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Dramatic Beach Rescue at Lulworth Cove

Whiskey Bravo Coastguard helicopter Portland

8:17am 9th July 2013

A teenager has been rescued from Lulworth Cove by the Coastguard.

The 14 year old suffered a seizure while swimming in the water off the Cove yesterday just before lunchtime (Monday 8th July).

Lifeguards raised the alarm and the beach was cleared for the emergency chopper to land.

The boy was evacuated to Dorchester's A+E for emergency treatment.

It's not known whether he suffered any life threatening injuries.

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