Incident 22/04/19 Missing Person's 08/19

 

At 19.15pm this evening, Monday 22nd April the B.F.R.R.S emergency paging system was activated requesting the assistance in a missing persons search at the Stackallen area of the river Boyne in Co.Meath.

It was feared that the missing persons may have or was attempting to enter the water from that area,as an exact location was unknown.

Immediately we deployed our crews to the location of the incident to conduct search operations while our tender rescue unit and crew had also been alerted and were on route.

Members of the scene crew checking various locations in that area thankfully located the missing persons ,talked them to safety and was handed over to the relevant services.

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.