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Shout Number 12/2015

Date/Time: 08/05/2015 02:05 - 02:55

Called to Buckhaven for a Person Stranded

People Assisted: 1    Lives Saved: 1

The lifeboat crew were called to Buckhaven to rescue a fisherman who had become stranded on a rock by the incoming tide.

The lifeboat crew arrived onscene around 0217 and located the casualty on a rock approximately 40m from the shore. The lifeboat got as close to the rock as possible due to shallow water and the casualty waded to the boat before being landed at Buckhaven harbour to Leven Coastguard Rescue Team.

Boat Crew: N Chalmers, J Wibberley, S Baillie
Shore Crew: S Robinson, M Davidson