The Initial Response Team, the IRT, was tasked to assist South West Ambulance, Dorset Fire & Rescue and Dorset Air Ambulance. A delivery driver had a serious accident unloading goods from an articulated truck in Broad Street, Lyme Regis. He had fallen very heavily onto his shoulder and neck whilst parked on the steep incline. The Air Ambulance landed on the beach near Cobb Gate and the casualty was brought to the awaiting helicopter by land ambulance. The casualty was then ‘medevacced’ to Musgrove Park Hospital, Taunton.
2011 Incident #10 25.03.11 0911UTC #864