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Shout Number 30/2013

Date/Time: 23/08/2013 19:48 - 22:00

Called to Forth Bridge for a Person In Water

People Assisted: 1

The volunteer lifeboat crew were tasked following reports of a person falling from the Forth Road Bridge.

The Lifeboat carried out a search around the bridge area and found the casualty in the water alongside another boat which was assisting in the search.

The casualty was recovered to the lifeboat and taken to Hawes Pier to awaiting Coastguard and Ambulance personnel.

Boat Crew: M Chalmers, S Wallace, M McGarva, K Davidson
Shore Crew: P Wibberley, P Cunningham