Diver airlifted to LUH after getting into difficulty in Portnablagh

first_imgAn incident occurred off the coast of Portnablagh yesterday.The Coast Guard were alerted of a diver in difficulty at 1:45pm yesterday afternoon.The diver was unconscious when he was taken from the water, and was promptly airlifted by Rescue 118 to Letterkenny University Hospital from Portnablagh pier. Fortunately the man’s diving partner is okay.The man had been out with the diving boats, and as it was windy and the sea had a slight swell conditions were not ideal for diving.Before diving, the RNLI advise you to check sea conditions and tide tables on magicseaweed.com before making your trip. Diver airlifted to LUH after getting into difficulty in Portnablagh was last modified: July 30th, 2017 by Elaine McCalligShare 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:coast guardPortnablaghRESCUE 118last_img read more