Posted: Wed 14th May 2014

Queensferry women airlifted to hospital after Llandudno lifeboat rescue.

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Wednesday, May 14th, 2014

Llandudno RNLI inshore lifeboat was launched at 11.50am today 14 May following a report that a woman was in the sea off Penrhyn Bay. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

ILB jump ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Launching from Llandudno’s north shore, the RNLI lifeboat reached the scene within minutes and found the 42-year-old woman, a visitor from Queensferry, on the rock armour breakwater. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

The volunteer RNLI crew quickly ascertained that the casualty had a lower leg injury, and accompanied by and RAF Paramedic carried her along the breakwater and beach to a waiting RAF Valley Sea King helicopter which had been called to airlift her to hospital. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​


Spotted something? Got a story? Send a Facebook Message | A direct message on Twitter | Email: News@Deeside.com

Latest News

  • Next weeks planned teachers strike in Wales called off following pay offer
  • Nationwide giving customers 5% cashback on their supermarket shopping
  • Turkey and Syria earthquakes – UK charities launch emergency appeal

  • More...

    Next weeks planned teachers strike in Wales called off following pay offer

    News

    Nationwide giving customers 5% cashback on their supermarket shopping

    News

    Turkey and Syria earthquakes – UK charities launch emergency appeal

    News

    Costa Coffee submits proposal for new drive-thru café in Flintshire

    News

    Update: Broken down lorry causes delays on M56 heading away from Deeside

    News

    Meet Jinx the spaniel who is working to protect precious bird colonies in Wales by sniffing out rats

    News