Monday, 10 September 2012

Incident at Haggs Head Co Clare

Killaloe Coast Guard Unit was requested to give assistance to Doolin Coast Guard Unit to assist with a recovery of a casualty from Hags Head Cliffs. Pagers were activated at 17.44, Killaloe Coast Guard Unit  responded and assembled at Base and prepared and loaded crew cab to give assistance to Doolin Coast Guard for a  cliff-side rescue, The Officer in Charge was contacted while in route advising of changes in the planned operation due to the on set of darkness. An attempt at recovery will be made at high tide at 14.00 the following day. Depending on the success of this operation further assistance may be needed,