Coastguard assist woman after beach fall

The beach at Crimdon Dene.
The beach at Crimdon Dene.

A woman has been assisted by a Coastguard rescue team after falling over on a beach.

Emergency services were alerted to the woman's plight after falling at Crimdon Dene at 1pm today.

She had fallen and injured her hip while out walking dogs.

A spokeswoman for Humber Coastguard said the casualty was helped into an ambulance.