Hastings ILB was requested to launch at 1528 this afternoon to assist SECAmb HART and SECAmb extricate a patient with a broken leg from the beach at Mare Bay, Fairlight.

The ILB and her volunteer crew were quickly on scene and once the patient was secured in a stretcher the ILB brought her safely back to the station to an awaiting ambulance.
Also assisting, Hastings Coastguard Rescue team and Bexhill Coastguard

A busy day for our volunteer crews and emergency services