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 False Alarm 

Shout Number 41/2017

Date/Time: 22/09/2017 16:15 - 16:38

Called to Kinghorn for a False Alarm

People Assisted: 0

The lifeboat crew was tasked following reports of a capsized vessel off Kirkcaldy.

On arrival a small fishing boat with two people onboard was located; the boat was not in any distress. The first informant was then able to confirm that this was the vessel in question and that the call was a false alarm with good intent.

The lifeboat was then stood down.

Boat Crew: R Malcomson, S Wallace, M McGarva
Shore Crew: J Ketchin, A McIlravie