Incident 24/08/17 Person Attempting to enter water 12/17

At 07.45am yesterday morning (Thursday 24th August) The Boyne Fishermen’s Rescue and Recovery Service emergency paging system was activated to the reports of a male on the river side of the railings on the Boyne Cable bridge just outside of Drogheda.


As the inshore rescue boat was preparing to launch, and on scene crew arriving to the location a stand down was given as the male was successfully removed from the railings and no further assistance was required.

All units were stood down and returned to their Marsh Road Base where they Cleaned and restaged their equipment to have it ready for the next call out