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Shout Number 19/2016

Date/Time: 18/07/2016 13:48 - 14:50

Called to Portobello for a Person In Water

People Assisted: 1    Lives Saved: 1

The volunteer crew was tasked to assist a person in the water at Portobello beach.
A distressed female was reported to have entered the water. The lifeboat crew arrived onscene within 12 minutes, and recovered the casualty to the lifeboat.

She was taken ashore to awaiting ambulance and police personnel.

Boat Crew: K Davidson, M Davidson, M McGarva, P Stather
Shore Crew: S Robinson, M Brown