Major Incident Averted In Castletownbere After A Fishing Vessel Got Into Difficulty Last Night
The 25 metre trawler with 6 people on board was being blown ashore
A major incident was averted last night in Castletownbere after a local fishing vessel got into difficulty coming into the harbour
The 25 metre trawler with 6 people on board was being blown ashore in force 7-8 gale force winds with a 4/5 metre swell
Castletownbere Lifeboat was tasked just after 7pm and was on the scene within 4 minutes
Speaking to RedFM News Lifeboat Operations Manager Paul Stevens outlined how the rescue operation swung into action
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