Tynemouth RNLI volunteers investigate casualty

Tynemouth RNLI inshore lifeboat was launched at 17:17 to investigate reports of a casualty on rocks near Marsden, South Tyneside. Cullercoats RNLI lifeboat, which had already launched to recover a large floating tree, were also tasked.

Arriving at the scene the volunteer crews located a body. With the lifeboats unable to further assist the Coastguard and other emergency services that had arrived on scene, both boats were stood down.,

Lifeboat: D-693 Mark Noble

Tynemouth RNLI volunteers investigate casualtyTynemouth RNLIServicescasualty,Lifeboat,RNLI,service,south shields,TynemouthTynemouth RNLI inshore lifeboat was launched at 17:17 to investigate reports of a casualty on rocks near Marsden, South Tyneside. Cullercoats RNLI lifeboat, which had already launched to recover a large floating tree, were also tasked. Arriving at the scene the volunteer crews located a body. With the lifeboats unable...The RNLI is the charity that saves lives at sea