Call Out 499

Posted on Friday Sep 23, 2011

@ 05:04 LNR  was tasked  by HMCG to a small boat,  2 persons on board  in difficulty in area of Doss Bay on the North shore  LNR  was on scene very quickly  in very poor conditions. The casualty was also on a lee shore

Visibility was very poor, but 25 minutes the lifeboat useing their Thermal imaging camera picked up the 2 casualtys, North of Annaghmore  point. They were very cold and wet, medical assistance was requested by lifeboat.   They were quickly brought to shore at Toome canal, were they were  handed to Ambulance and PSNI crews.   Wind SW F3  2 rescued.

Retuned to base 07:45