Man rescued after fall down cliff - Sheerness
Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a young man that had fallen 30 feet down a cliff at Minster on sea, Sheerness. Fire crews walked approximately half a mile to the location of the casualty.
Kent Fire and Rescue Service’s technical rescue team launched the drone to provide an overview of the incident to most effectively plan the rescue of the man. Fire crews made their way up the cliff and assessed the injuries of the casualty and provided first aid prior to the arrival of SECAmb and the Coastguard.
The casualty was removed from the cliff face by the coastguard helicopter and was subsequently flown to hospital.
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Minster on Sea
Special and Support vehicles
- Technical rescue unit
- Rope rescue unit
- Kent Police
- South East Coast Ambulance Service (SECAmb)
- HM Coastguard