D Class Launch

Poole’s D class Lifeboat was requested by Solent Coastguard to assist with a medical evacuation today at 17:15  (Monday April 17) along with Southbourne  and Poole Coastguard.

The casualty had sustained an injury on the rocks at North Haven and the ambulance service  was on scene but required assistance to evacuate the casualty from the rocks. The casualty was made comfortable and transported across the beach and through the Hotel to an awaiting ambulance.

The lifeboat returned back to station and was ready for service by 18;00