Four crew members rescued from River Foyle

first_imgFour crew members have been rescued from the River Foyle.Foyle Search and Rescue were alerted last night at approximately 11:45pm to a report that a vessel was in difficulties.Duty Boat crew responded to the report that due to tidal conditions the vessel was unable to proceed.The Foyle Search & Rescue Emergency Response Team were tasked to the scene along with Swiftwater Rescue Team and Foyle Search & Rescue Boat Co Ordinator.Foyle Search & Rescue say a detailed assessment was made on scene and an operation to secure the boat and transfer all four crew from the vessel was put into effect.At 6:00 o’clock this morning Foyle Search & Rescue volunteers along with the crew of the vessel returned to the scene where the vessel had re-floated.The vessel was then towed into the main channel where it was able to proceed on its journey under its own power. WhatsApp By News Highland – August 6, 2017 Google+ Twitter Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Pinterest DL Debate – 24/05/21 Google+ Facebook Twitter Four crew members rescued from River Foylecenter_img Pinterest Previous article10 years to the day since Harps beat CelticNext articleExtension welcomed for Scoil Mhuire National School, Dristeran, Gleneely News Highland News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp Facebook Homepage BannerNews Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programmelast_img read more

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