Home>UK News>Trearddur Bay: Two girls rescued from capsized kayak
UK News

Trearddur Bay: Two girls rescued from capsized kayak

Image copyright
RNLI/Andy Hodgson

Image caption

The rescue crew were called by the coastguard on Sunday

Two teenage girls have been rescued by lifeboat crews after their kayak capsized and they were forced to “cling on to rocks”.

Volunteers from the Royal National Lifeboat Institution were called by the coastguard to Trearddur Bay, off Anglesey, at about 14:30 BST on Sunday.

The RNLI said one of the girls appeared to have sustained spinal injuries and was taken to Ysbyty Gwynedd.

During the rescue a volunteer was washed overboard.

Helmsman Dafydd Griffiths said: “The crew were excellent and carried out a textbook operation quickly and in difficult conditions.”

Crew member Sion Owen added: “It was fortunate that we got there as quickly as we did.”

Image copyright

Image caption

The teenage girls were “clinging on to rocks” when they were rescued

Source link

Review Overview


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *