Shout 2 of 2: Immediate Launch To Despondent Female – Wednesday 21st June 2017

As the boat was being washed down from the previous service, Solent Coastguard immediately requested the Atlantic 85 at 21:30pm to launch to a despondent female on South Parade Pier. The Atlantic 85 launched within a couple of minutes of being tasked and made their way around to South Parade Pier. While on scene Portsmouth Coastguard Rescue Team, Police and Ambulance crew’s were also searching for the female. While the Atlantic searched along the pier and the surrounding beach information came through to the radio that the female had been found and was in the care of the Ambulance Service.

Solent Coastguard stood all units down to return to their respective stations at: 22:30pm