The Lizard Lifeboat

Tuesday 31st August 2021

The Lifeboat launched at 14.11 this afternoon in response to a request from Falmouth Coastguard for an immediate medical evacuation of a casualty from a yacht positioned approximately 18 miles south of the lifeboat station.  On scene the casualty was transferred safely aboard RNLB Rose. The lifeboat returned to the station and after a short period of recovery time, it was recommended the casualty be transferred on to RCHT Hospital in Truro for further medical attention.