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Man airlifted to hospital after collapsing on boat off Furness coast
4:40pm Monday 17th February 2014 in News
A MAN collapsed while on-board a boat off Walney.
Liverpool Coastguard tasked its Furness team at 4pm on Sunday to assist North West Ambulance service with a evacuation from wind farm transfer vessel Windcat 17.
The vessel returned to Barrow Docks were Furness Coastguard and paramedics were waiting.
Due to the serious condition the male was in, a search and rescue helicopter took the casualty to Royal Lancaster Infirmary.