Incident 22/02/15 - Person in Distress 005/15

<p>At 07:26 hrs this morning (Sunday 22nd Febuary) The Boyne Fishermen's Rescue & Recovery Service emergency paging system was activated reporting a lady in a distressed state that may be near the riverside at the D hotel in Drogheda, Co. Louth.It was feared that the lady may attempt to enter the water. </p> <p> </p> <p>A inshore rescue boat which was already on the river Boyne Responded to the call within a matter of minutes while a mobile unit and land crew were on route to the scene.</p> <div> <p> </p> <p>On arrival the boat crew undertook a signicant search of the area and were stood down as female was located safetly.</p> <p> </p> <p>The Boyne Fishermen’s Rescue and Recovery Service units returned to their Marsh Road Base at 07:35 hrs. Cleaned and restaged their equipment to have it ready for the next call out.</p> </div>