Lifeboat trans­fers pa­tient from Mull

The Oban Times - - News -

OBAN lifeboat was launched on Satur­day Jan­uary 21 to as­sist with a med­i­cal trans­fer from the Isle of Mull.

The Mora Edith MacDon­ald was re­quested to launch on ser­vice at 2.04am to help the Scottish Am­bu­lance Ser­vice with a med­i­cal trans­fer of a ca­su­alty from Craignure.

The vol­un­teer crew de­parted Oban with two paramedics on­board, ar­riv­ing along­side at Craignure by 2.55am. With the as­sis­tance of the Craignure Coast Res­cue Team, the ca­su­alty was safely trans­ferred to the lifeboat.

Ar­riv­ing back in Oban by 3.45am, the ca­su­alty was trans­ferred on to a wait­ing am­bu­lance with the help of Oban’s Coast Res­cue Team.

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