rescued after getting stuck in mud on Berrow beach
teenager was rescued on Berrow beach after getting into difficulty
in mud on Easter Sunday afternoon.
team of Coastguards from Burnham-On-Sea and Weston, plus a hovercraft
from BARB Search & Rescue, was sent to the scene shortly before
girl had got into difficulty in the mud while walking across the
lower part of the beach," Burnham Coastguard Station Officer
Dave Welland told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
beach warden had quite rightly raised the alarm, especially given
the state of incoming tide at the time."
girl was walked out of the mud and was unhurt."
added: "The incident serves as a fresh reminder about the
potential dangers. People should stay away from the muddy areas
of the beach, check the tide times, and heed the warning signs."