The Initial Response Team, ‘IRT’ was asked to investigate the circumstances surrounding the breakdown of a 4.5m speedboat returning to Lyme Regis from West Bay. The RNLI inshore lifeboat ‘Pearl of Dorset’ was launched following the reports of a red distress flare. The lifeboat located the vessel and towed it back to the harbour at Lyme Regis. Both occupants of the boat were safe and well.
2010 Incident #18 11.04.10 1456UTC #1197