Man airlifted to hospital after collapsing on boat off Furness coast

Man airlifted to hospital after collapsing on boat off Furness coast

Man airlifted to hospital after collapsing on boat off Furness coast

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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.

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