Hemsby Lifeboat on scene at Horning injury alert

Hemsby Lifeboat

Hemsby Lifeboat - Credit: Archant

Hemsby Lifeboat were paged by Humber Coastguard at lunchtime yesterday after reports of an injured person at Horning.

The Broads Lifeboat went to the assistance of an injured casualty from his boat on a mooring island in Horning. He was transported to the quayside by the Broads Lifeboat and stretchered off into the Swan Inn for shelter from the worsening weather. Once the casualty was stabilised and made comfortable Happisburgh Mobile transported the casualty to hospital.

Also on scene were Happisburgh CRT, Mundesley CRT and the Broads Authority patrollaunch.