06/09/15 19:13 - 21:20
ALB & ILB
Both boats paged by Aberdeen Coastguard to assist a young male at the chain walk suffering a severe hypoglycaemic episode.
The casualty had been unconscious for 15min, while his uncle had been with him. Coastguard and ambulance were also tasked along with RN Helo. The casualty was treated by ILB crew and thee first aiders from the ALB on scene, where glucose was administered. The casualty was then able to walk prior to being airlifted by Helicopter Rescue 177 to Edinburgh Hospital.
Both boats returned to Anstruther
Weather - part cloudy
Visibility - Good
Wind - light airs 315
Sea state - slight