Callout 541

Posted on Sunday Oct 13, 2013

HMCG tasked LNR at 12:30hrs to a Jet Ski adrift with one person on board outside Antrim Bay. Ardboe Lifeboat responded and towed the Jet Ski into Antrim Marina where the casualty was handed over to the Lough Neagh Coastguard Rescue Team for a checkup. The casualty was wearing shorts & t-shirt and was suffering from the effects of the cold. The casualty was transferred to an Ambulance to be checked over. The Jetski had a flat battery. Remember to ensure your vessel is sea worthy and you are dressed appropriately.
Lifeboat returned to base at 13:30 hrs