call-out for Burnham-On-Sea Coastguards to help lady after fall
Coastguards were called out in the early hours of Sunday morning
(July 24th) to help a lady who had suffered a suspected broken
from Burnham and Weston were called out at around 2am to assist
South West Ambulance Service Trust after the lady, aged in her
20s, suffered the injury at Sand Point.
Rescue 187 Coastguard helicopter was called to the scene due to
the steep terrain to evacuate the casualty.
helicopter touched down with the lady onboard on Weston's seafront
lawns, where a landing area had been prepared by Burnham Coastguards.
waiting ambulance then drove her to Weston General Hospital for
was a successful multi-agency task using a number of assets to
achieve the right outcome - and hopefully the residents of Weston
seafront were not too disturbed by the helicopter landing in the
early hours," said a Burnham Coastguard spokesman.