Launch to man seen slumped in boat

Launch No: 116
Craft: Spirit of the Dart. D-702
Sunday, 19 June 2011
Location: Alongside North Embankment. Dartmouth Harbour

A man was seen from the Embankment to be slumped over the stern of his boat. The Ambulance and Coast Guard were in attendance. The man was found to be OK and subsequently made his own way to his main vessel in the harbour. Lifeboat crew; Helmsman, Tony Chapman. Crewmen Chris Rampling and Haydn Glanvil, paramedic Shorecrew: Jim Brent assisted by Steve Wallis and Kevin John.


Request Received 12:01am
Time at incident 9 minutes
Time to recovery 24 minutes
Back on Service 12:32am


Sea/River State River Calm
Wind Direction West
Wind Strength 10 knots

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