Incident 1/1/16 -Person Reported in the water - 01/16
At 03.41 hrs this morning Friday (1st January) the emergency paging system for the Boyne Fishermen’s Rescue and Recovery Service was activated reporting a person had entered the river Boyne at Wellington Quay Drogheda.
Our team quickly assembled at the boathouse on the Marsh Road, while our mobile units and an inshore rescue boat was dispatched to the scene.
On arrival the scene crew observed that the Casualty had made his way out of the water and was been treated by members of The National Ambulance Service.
The Boyne Fishermen’s Rescue and Recovery Service units where stood down and returned to their Marsh Road Base Cleaned and re-staged their equipment to have it ready for the next call out
On scene at today’s incident along with the Boyne Fishermen’s Rescue and Recovery Service were The National Ambulance Service and Drogheda Gardai.