1.03 hours at sea, 1 person was helped, 1 life was saved


The volunteer crew was tasked to assist a person in the water at Portobello beach.
A distressed female was reported to have entered the water. The lifeboat crew arrived onscene within 12 minutes, and recovered the casualty to the lifeboat.

She was taken ashore to awaiting ambulance and police personnel.

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Lifeboat Crew Involved

Helmsman:K Davidson
Crewmember:M Davidson
Crewmember:M McGarva
Crewmember:P Stather
Tractor Driver:S Robinson
Shore Helper:M Brown