Search resumed at first light for missing person

Launch No: 130
Wednesday, 24 August 2011
Location: Kingswear side of River Dart and moorings

At first light Brixham Coastguard requested the lifeboat to continue the search for the missing person as described under Launches No 127 and 128. The search took place on the River Dart, Kingswear shoreline and moorings. The person was found safe on land at 07.45. Lifeboat crew: Buster Hart, Helmsman with Matt Studd and Jamie Mathys as crew. Shore crew: Mark Conroy

Time

Request Received 5:27am
Time at incident 1 hour, 49 minutes
Time to recovery 2 hour, 18 minutes
Back on Service 8:00am

Conditions

Sea/River State Calm
Wind Direction
Wind Strength

Lifeboat Crew

Shore Crew

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RNLI Dart Lifeboat Station
Coronation Park
North Embankment
Dartmouth
Devon TQ6 9RR

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