The IRT was tasked to help with the rescue of a male casualty in his fifties who had slipped on Monmouth Beach, Lyme Regis and dislocated his ankle. The Devon Air ambulance, Helimed 71, was sent to recover the gentleman since it was suspected that the fracture was serious. The casualty was airlifted to Dorchester Hospital. The coastguard team send our best wishes to the couple who were vsiting Lyme as a break from recent hospital treatment.
2011 Incident #52 02.12.11 1458UTC #5726