Woman falls at Filey Brigg: Lifeboat crew, coastguards and paramedics called to help

Lifeboat rescuers were called to help a woman after she fell on Filey Brigg.

By Sarah Fitton
Sunday, 11th October 2020, 5:50 pm
Updated Sunday, 11th October 2020, 6:27 pm

The team from Filey Lifeboat were deployed at 1pm on Saturday along with paramedics and coastguards to help the woman, who suffered a suspected broken ankle.

She was taken to Coble Landing and then by ambulance to Scarborough Hospital.

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Saturday's rescue. Photo: Barbara Bussey

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