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 Person In Water 

Shout Number 24/2011

Date/Time: 03/09/2011 00:01 - 02:10

Called to Kirkcaldy for a Person In Water

People Assisted: 1    Lives Saved: 1

The lifeboat was launched following reports of a suicidal female in the water off Kirkcaldy promenade.

The lifeboat crew carried out an extensive search of the area for an hour before finding the casualty 100m offshore. The casualty was recovered to the lifeboat, and received treatment for hypothermia before being landed ashore to an awaiting ambulance.

The lifeboat then returned to station.

Boat Crew: M Chalmers, M Brown, L Brown, T Wibberley
Shore Crew: B Baldwin, H Morrison