DATE 24/06/18 13:30 - 16:45
Request to assist a 46 year old female who had fallen on the Isle of May and was in pain with suspected broken ankle.
ALB on scene and crew dispatched on foot with first aid and stretcher from the island harbour.
Patient assessment undertaken, Entonox given and casualty carried back to the ALB in the harbour.
Casualty and husband transferred to Anstruther on ALB.
ILB launched at request of coxswain to assist in minimising the risk during transfer of casualty from ALB to ambulance waiting on the harbour, with reduced tide the ALB was not able to berth for transfer.
With the casualty safely on the ambulance both boats rehoused.
Weather Part Cloud
Wind Force 2 Light breeze
Wind direction W
Sea state Slight