Coleraine Coastguard Rescue Team were tasked to assist NIAS Paramedics yesterday afternoon around 17.15 hrs with the extraction of an injured male tourist from a coastal path at the Giant’s Causeway. The man had suffered a leg injury and had collapsed. Coastguard Rescue Officers worked alongside NIAS personnel to transfer the injured man on to a Coastguard stretcher. He was then carried to safety by the Coastguard Team, before being taken by ambulance to hospital.
Two National Trust staff also assisted with this incident.
Image Credit : Coleraine Coastguard