Two females trapped on rocks

Lifeboats News Release

Minehead launched to two people trapped on a rock groyne

Minehead's D class inshore lifeboat launched to two females trapped on the rock groyne just off of Butlins. Also in attendance HM Coastguard Watchet, Minehead Fire Station , Minehead Coastguard and the Ambulance Service.

The D class lifeboat veered down to the casualty ready for quick transfer due to rapidly rising tide if needed. A crewman was put on the groyne and assisted the Fire Brigade and Coastguard in walking the casualty off the rocks. The casualties were then taken away in an Ambulance.

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