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COASTGUARD ASSIST PARAMEDICS IN TRANSFERRING INJURED SAILOR

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HM Coastguard were called out to assist the Isle of Wight Ambulance Service in Cowes late last night (Sunday).

A sailor on board a yacht sustained an injury whilst out on the Solent and required stretchering off to receive treatment.

The Needles Coastguard Rescue Team were called into action at 23:05 and assisted paramedics in moving the injured individual from the boat at Trinity Landing, Cowes.

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