Posted: Sun 4th Jan 2015

Coastguard and Lifeboat called out following reports of 'cries for help' near Flintshire Bridge

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Sunday, Jan 4th, 2015

Flint Coastguard and the Flint Lifeboat were called out in the early of this morning following reports of  ‘cries for help’ heard new Flintshire Bridge,. Connah’s Quay. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

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The lifeboat team were put on standby as the coastguard assisted North Wales Police investigate the reported cries which were heard by a security guard from the power station near to the bridge. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Once at the scene the team worked with the police and the police helicopter to search the area. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Nothing was found and following further information from the security guard the police believed the cries did not originate from the river area. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

More if we get it… ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​


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