Rescue Info

  • Launch date: Wed 06 Feb 13
  • Time Launched: 15:21
  • Cause of Service: Person in danger of drowning
  • Sea State: Moderate
  • Wind Force: 4
  • Wind Direction: North-northwest
  • Casualty Type: Persons in the Sea
  • Visibility: GOOD
  • Return Date: Wed 06 Feb
  • Time returned: 15:50

Person in the Harbour

The crew were paged to assist in reports of someone in the Harbour in Aberystwyth.

On arrival at the station, the lifeboat crew gave assistance to the casualty on the beach at the bottom of the lifeboat slipway and assisted the paramedics and police on scene.

Neither Lifeboat launched.

Dyfed-Powys Police later confirmed the death of an unidentified male. The incident is currently 'unexplained' and enquiries are continuing. Next of kin have been informed