RNLI volunteers rush to assist casualty off Arranmore

first_imgArranmore RNLI volunteers have come to the rescue of a fisherman who was injured at sea this morning.The alarm was raised at 10.30am when a crew member suffered a hand injury onboard a 40ft crabber.The RNLI lifeboat was swiftly launched from Arranmore Island as volunteers travelled 40 miles north west to meet the trawler. The fisherman was transferred to the lifeboat at approximately 12noon and is believed to be en route to Burtonport. Nora Flanagan, spokesperson for the Arranmore RNLI, said that an ambulance is ready to transfer the casualty to Letterkenny University Hospital for treatment.RNLI volunteers rush to assist casualty off Arranmore was last modified: May 4th, 2019 by Rachel McLaughlinShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img

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