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Diver Found Unconscious Off Portland Bill

Weymouth Inshore Lifeboat

9:12am 6th September 2014

A diver's been taken to Dorset County Hospital after being found unconscious in the water off Portland Bill.

The skipper of a diveboat alerted the coastguard just after 8am yesterday morning.

The coastguard helicopter wasn't available so the casualty was taken by boat back to the harbour where they were met by paramedics.

The diver was then taken by ambulance to Dorset County Hospital.

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