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Coastguard Helicopter in Rescue

Whiskey Bravo Coastguard helicopter Portland

9:25am 23rd September 2012
(Updated 10:13am 25th September 2012)

The Portland Coastguard helicopter was scrambled  six times yesterday, most notably to called to rescue a woman who had fallen whilst on the coastal path near Lulworth.

South West Ambulance called them after Lulwoth Coast Rescue officers found her location inaccessible and she had suffered a suspected broken ankle.

She was airlifted to the Dorset County Hospital in Dorchester for treatment.

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