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Shout Number 37/2012

Date/Time: 04/11/2012 09:10 - 09:40

Called to Kirkcaldy Bay for a Medivac

People Assisted: 1

The lifeboat crew were requested to evacuate a sailor from a chemical tanker in Kirkcaldy Bay. The sailor had sustained a serious hand injury and required hospital treatment.

The lifeboat was alongside the tanker within 12 minutes, and returned the casualty to Kinghorn to an awaiting ambulance.

Boat Crew: N Chalmers, B Paton, M McGarva, T Wibberley
Shore Crew: S Brown, G Hunt