Strandfontein – Teenager missing in the surf

At 13h22, Sunday, 10th November, NSRI Strandfontein duty crew were activated following reports of a drowning in progress at Fishermans Walk, West of Strandfontein Pavilion. The Sea Rescue craft Grand West CSI and Film Industry Fund Rescuer One were launched to search in the surfline, NSRI rescue swimmers, CoCT (City of Cape Town), Strandfontein Surf Lifesaving


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Yzerfontein – Fatal drowning

34 yzerfontein Picture: / Sea Rescue

At 13h22, Saturday, 09 November, NSRI Yzerfontein duty crew were activated following Police reports of a drowning in progress at Rooipan se Klippe. The sea rescue craft Sonja was launched and NSRI crew responded directly to the scene to join Police on the scene and a local doctor’s assistant, a paramedic, also responded. On arrival


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Port Alfred – Fatal drowning

Stephen Slade, NSRI Port Alfred station commander, said: At 23h00, Friday, 08 November, NSRI Port Alfred duty crew were activated following reports of a drowning accident in a swimming pool at a Chalet in Port Alfred. NSRI Port Alfred crew and medics responded to join Atlas Security officers, EC Government Health EMS and the SA


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2 Teenagers missing – East London

Geoff McGregor, NSRI East London deputy station commander, said: At 08h45 on Sunday, 27th October, NSRI East London dispatched a Sea Rescue vehicle and launched the Sea Rescue craft Lotto Rescuer at Eastern Beach, East London, to join Police, a Police dive unit, Police K9 Search and Rescue, Buffalo City Fire and Rescue Services dive


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