Rescue – Saturday 21 July 2018

Volunteers from Redcar RNLI took part in the difficult rescue of a man who had sustained multiple injuries after he fell onto rocks at the South Gare, near Redcar, on Saturday 21 July 2018.

RNLI crew trained in advanced casualty care techniques traveled by vehicle to the location to assist NEAS paramedics, UK Coastguard rescue teams and the NEAS HART team with the rescue of the man, who had fallen face-down from a wall near the pilot’s station on the river side of the breakwater.


Once rescued to the road he was transferred into an ambulance and taken to hospital for treatment.