Boat assisted off Hags Head

Jul 5, 2009   //   by Caitriona   //   Callouts  //  No Comments

At 15.30 on Sunday , Doolin Coast Guard Unit was tasked by MRCC Valentia to attend to a boat with engine trouble just off Hags Head.The boat had 10 passengers on board and 2 crew. The Coast Guard were asked to assist as a precautionary measure ,the Doolin Coast Guard Delta rib was launched , went to the location and stood by the boat as it returned to Liscannor Pier. Doolin Coast Guard D-Class crew and team members were on standby at Liscannor Pier if needed.On return to Liscannor pier it was found that the  boat had a rope stuck in the prop. Doolin Coast Guard Unit Stood down and returned to  Base.

Incident 23/09

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