Call-out to Headland fall

A man has been taken to hospital after falling on the rocks at Hartlepool Headland.

Monday, 10th June 2019, 5:15 pm
Hartlepool Coastguard Rescue Team were called to the aid of a casualty on the Headland.

Members of the Hartlepool Coastguard Rescue Team were paged by Humber Coastguard to go to the man’s aid on Sunday.

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The team carried out first aid on the man, who had injured his leg, and got him onto a stretcher.On Facebook, they added: “Once placed into our stretcher the casualty was carried across the rocks to a waiting ambulance.”