Missing kayakers

Jul 21, 2016   //   by Caitriona   //   Callouts  //  No Comments



Doolin Coast Guard team was tasked for a third time today , by MRSC , Valentia, to search for two kayakers. The kayakers had left Trácht beach, Kinvarra earlier on an inflatable kayak and had not returned. The team assembled , launched the Delta and proceeded to the area, while others went by road to commence searches from the coast. The Shannon Coast helicopter, Rescue 115 and the Galway RNLI Lifeboat were also tasked. The kayakers were located by the helicopter and taken onboard the Galway Lifeboat.

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