DDTV – VIDEO FOOTAGE OF MAN’S RESCUE AFTER FARMER HEARS HIS CRY FOR HELP AT SEA

first_imgThis is the dramatic video footage just moments after a Donegal man was plucked from the sea to safety.The lobster fisherman was rescued after Inishowen sheep farmer John Grant heard his cry for help while tending to his sheep at Tullagh Bay. The circumstances surrounding the rescue are even more amazing considering the man was an estimated half a mile out to sea clinging to a lobster buoy.John Grant contacted Malin Head radio station who set in motion a chain of events which saw the man’s rescue.The Lough Swilly RNLI footage shows the man being taken from a civilian boat to the Lough Swilly RNLI lifeboat before being taken ashore.The rescue 118 helicopter then takes the man from Tullagh Beach to Altnagelvin Hospital in Derry for treatment. Well done to all involved in the rescue.It once again highlights the amazing work doe by our volunteer sea rescue services around out coastline.Simply click the video to play.All rights of the video are property of the Lough Swilly RNLI. DDTV – VIDEO FOOTAGE OF MAN’S RESCUE AFTER FARMER HEARS HIS CRY FOR HELP AT SEA was last modified: May 19th, 2014 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:clonmanydonegalInishowenJohn GrantLough Swilly RNLYrescuelast_img