Foyle Search and Rescue safely rescue person from the river

Fri, 03/04/2020 - 00:57 -- Editor

Shortly before 10pm last night, Foyle Search and Rescue received a report from police that a person had entered the water.

Mobile, Jetski, two boats and support team responded. FSR crews arriving on scene observed the PSNI had deployed a lifebuoy and person was then rescued to boat, treated for cold water shock and transferred onward to hospital via the Northern Ireland Ambulance Service.

FSR express their appreciation to PSNI, NIAS, CCTV and all FSR call signs for their quick response.

Lifeline 08088088000
Samaritans 116123
CCIS 02871262300