Incident 03/05/19 Person Reported in the Water 09/19


At 01.40am this morning, Friday 3rd May the B.F.R.R.S emergency paging system was activated to the reports of a person after entering the water ,100 metres away from the viaduct bridge area of the river Boyne.

Immediately we dispatched a inshore rescue boat,crew and mobile units to the location of the incident.

While crews where on route to the location a stand down was given as the casualty managed to exit the water and was in the care of the National Ambulance Service.

All units were stood down and returned to base on the marsh road where they cleaned and restaged the equipment awaiting the next call out.