The Initial Response Team, “IRT”, was tasked to assist the RNLI with the recovery of local fisherman who had fallen into Lyme Regis harbour. The casualty was brought ashore by the RNLI from a pontoon in the harbour. The 58 year old male had slipped whilst trying to climb onto his tender from his fishing vessel. The gentleman was safe and well after being treated at home for mild hypothermia.
2010 Incident #3 18.1.10 0952UTC #0178